/ Preparing for Financing
You’re ready to start a business but are you ready to get a loan? Whether it’s startup capital or operating funds you need, it’s important to understand what investors and lenders are looking for. From online tools to confidential one-on-one business counselors, Charlotte has what you need to help you increase your chances for success.
Prospera has Spanish-speaking industry experts on hand to help with your financial plans. Learn more about financing options, or call them today at (980) 729-8273.
Carolina Small Business Development Fund provides financing solutions and guidance to help entrepreneurs like you achieve your goals. Whether you’re looking to start or expand your business, they offer loans that are designed to meet your needs. This means flexible terms and personalized assistance for all types of businesses in a wide range of industries. Learn more about loans and eligibility through Carolina Small Business Development Fund by visiting them at carolinasmallbusiness.org!
Twenty-nine percent of small businesses fail as a result of running out of cash; thirty-four percent of small businesses start their businesses by obtaining traditional lending. The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte stays abreast of traditional and non-traditional funding sources and community loan programs to help MWSBEs get the financing they need. They are committed to working with you so that your numbers make sense to you and to your lender. Visit them online to learn more!
- Loan Packaging Assistance
- Financial Budget & Projection Overview
- Start-Up Budget Assistance
- Financial Impact of Hiring
- Competitive Analysis Resources
- Market Share Resources
If you’re unfamiliar with the steps of financing a business, the SBTDC offers an online training portal that includes a module on the potential funding options available for your business. Access this module and more here!
When it comes to financing, do you know what you need? Assess your current situation here.
In addition to helping you develop a business plan with financial forecasts, the Central Piedmont Small Business Center offers a variety of courses, seminars, and workshops that cover everything from financing your small business to accounting with QuickBooks. Take a look at their current course offerings, and reserve your seat!
Tips for creating Financial Projections The future of your business depends on diligent planning. Learn how to to create relevant growth data to keep you business moving forward by watching this video!