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Financing a Business With Help From the Feds: SBA Loans and Other “Special Programs”


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A new or expanding business may want to consider looking to the United States Small Business Administration (“SBA”) for help with financing. The SBA participates in a number of loan programs designed for business owners who may have trouble qualifying for a traditional bank loan. Such programs are not direct loans from the government but, rather, involve a government guaranty.  The guarantee typically covers between 75% and 90% of the loan, thus eliminating much of the risk for the actual lender and enabling the lender to offer more favorable to borrowers. The downsides are that additional paperwork needs to be filed, extra fees need to be paid, and it takes longer to get a decision. This webinar focuses on two such programs (504 and 7a), and touches on some other alternatives borrowers have to leverage the government’s support of small businesses.

Principal Audience: Attorneys and Advisors, Business Owners and Executives, Investors

Partner: West LegalEdcenter

Meet the Panel:

Bill Kornit

Bill Kornit is VP Business Development Officer with US Bank in ...

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Mike Roznowski

Mike Roznowski is the Founder and Managing Partner of Fractal ...

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Tom O’Hare

Tom is currently a Senior Vice President/Business Development Officer at ...

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William McClain

Will is the Vice President of Credit & Structure at ...

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