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Max Freedman

Max Freedman

About Max Max Freedman is a Manhattan-born, Jersey-raised, Philly-based writer and editor. He has reported on a variety of small business needs and educated many audiences about them. That said, his content is primarily geared toward newer business owners who need to understand basic terminology, processes, and loan application criteria. His goal is to clarify topics that the entrepreneurs behind growing small businesses might otherwise find complex. Background Max has worked as a writer and editor on content for alternative lenders, business news websites, and blogs geared toward entrepreneurs in need of additional funding. To this day, he writes for a variety of clients and publications in the business writing sphere on topics ranging from SBA 7(a) loans to employee retirement plans and business entity types. Education Max holds a Rutgers University bachelor’s degree and learned much of what he knows about writing and finance from a mentor with over a decade of experience in newsroom journalism and content creation. He moved to Philadelphia to focus on writing after three years of working and living in New York.

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Posts By Max Freedman

March 30, 2023

A Guide to the Annual Review For Your Small Business

Through annual reviews, small business owners may reflect on their company’s achievements, assess and acknowledge their team members’ value, and plan for the road ahead. A... Read More >>
March 28, 2023

How Does Contactless Payment Work? And How to Make the Shift

Contactless payments provide shoppers with a faster, easier checkout experience. But some small business owners – maybe including you – are skeptical about making the... Read More >>
March 22, 2023

How a Quarterly Goal-Setting Template Can Track Business Success

Great goal-setting processes may help you and your team focus, be more productive, and stay engaged and motivated. Annual goals are typically great for business owners and... Read More >>
March 17, 2023

Understanding Cost Management & 4 Techniques for Small Businesses

Every project requires a certain amount of resources to complete successfully, including capital. Estimating potential project costs helps to avoid over- or underspending on... Read More >>
March 14, 2023

Choosing the Best Small Business Owner Retirement Plans and Strategies

Retirement plans for businesses may cover your employees and you. In fact, it’s generally common investment advice to open a retirement account to which both you and your... Read More >>
March 10, 2023

SBA Loan Spending Guidelines: Everything You Should Know

If you’re considering an SBA loan to fund your business, you might be wondering how exactly you can use your loan proceeds. The great news is that SBA loans cover the vast... Read More >>
November 2, 2022

Restaurant Renovation Loans: 7 Options to Consider

There are plenty of good reasons to consider renovating your restaurant. Maybe you’ve been in operation a while and your building could use some sprucing up. Or maybe... Read More >>
October 24, 2022

Small Business Funding: How to Get a Loan for a Bakery

As a bakery owner, you’ll find that opening the doors to your shop – and growing your customer base – generally requires a lot of money. While your revenue can help... Read More >>
October 21, 2022

Multiple SBA Loans: Can You Apply For an SBA Loan Twice?

If you’ve previously qualified for a Small Business Administration (SBA) loan, your business is most likely in good shape, having benefited from the funds. As your... Read More >>

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