Top Six Reasons for SBA Screen Outs

July 11, 2024 Delaney SextonContributing Editor Top Six Reasons for SBA Screen Outs On the SBA 7(a) Connect Quarterly Update, Joe McClure from the Loan Guaranty Processing Center shared the top reasons for screen outs. The top three reasons alone account for 82% of screen outs. Here is what to look out for as lenders:

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SBA 7(a) Connect Call Hot Topics

July 10, 2024 Delaney SextonContributing Editor SBA 7(a) Connect Call Hot Topics Yesterday, SBA held their 7(a) Connect Quarterly Update call. Here are some of the key topics they discussed: Watch the 7(a) Connect Quarterly Update here!

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Less Small Businesses are Having Their Credit Needs Met

July 9, 2024 Delaney SextonContributing Editor Less Small Businesses are Having Their Credit Needs Met Small business optimism is at its highest this year, but credit conditions in June were less favorable for small businesses according to findings from the NFIB’s Small Business Economic Trends report. Although current credit conditions were rockier, small business owners…

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SBA 504 Lending Stats by Loan Size

July 9, 2024 Delaney SextonContributing Editor SBA 504 Lending Stats by Loan Size For fiscal year 2024, these are the lending statistics by loan size as of July 8, 2024:

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Fraud Red Flag: Fake Email Addresses – Fraud Friday

July 5, 2024 Delaney SextonContributing Editor Fraud Red Flag: Fake Email Addresses – Fraud Friday “Robert Engelmeyer” was a fictitious individual created to aid Nik and Trisha Patel’s loan fraud scheme. He was the identity that was the signer on the loan documentation for the business Precision Powered Products, Inc. (PPP). The email address attributed…

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