August 5, 2013
I love all these stats, so here goes;
2% say financing was their top business problem
5% report that all their credit needs were not met, that is back to 2008 numbers,
29% report all their credit needs are met
53% say no thanks, they aren’t borrowing
29% say they borrow on a regular basis
6% report loans are “harder to get” today
5.2% is the average interest rate paid for short-term loans.
39% bought or leased equipment in the last six months
14% bought or leased real estate in the last six months
Check out the complete NFIB Research Foundation July 2013 report here.