SmartBiz University (SBU) provides unique, educational content designed to empower small business owners with the opportunity to gain a richer understanding of SBA and bank loan financing.
Educational articles about the ABC’s of small business funding.
SmartBiz® University contains articles, videos, quizzes and more to help you learn about small business funding.
In this module, we’ll explore US small businesses, why they’re important, and how SmartBiz Loans can help small business owners get access to the funding they deserve.
What is the SBA and how does it help small business owners? Learn about the government agency and the programs it offers to entrepreneurs across the U.S.
Your credit information is important. It helps lenders get a sense of your ability to repay a loan. Here’s what you need to know about credit reports.
Cash flow matters when you’re looking for low-cost funds. Learn how to calculate and improve yours.
From working capital to construction projects, explore all of the ways an SBA loan can help your small business grow.
To ensure that loans are secured in case of default, lenders will often require the borrower to provide collateral. Learn all about the term and how it works.
You’ll need to meet certain tax requirements when applying for a small business loan. Here are ways you can avoid common tax issues.
Insurance is vital for your small business. Here’s how it can protect you from risk.
Even if your small business isn’t in a highly regulated industry, having a regulatory compliance strategy in place can help you manage risk.