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  • SBA 504 Refi Back in Play?

    Feb 12, 2013 No Comments

    February 12, 2013 Here is the balance of the conversation we had with Kurt Chilcott, President and CEO of CDC Small Business Finance. Check out his comments that he believes SBA 504 refi may be coming back to help Main Street entrepeneurs, the continuing problems with the SBA 504 secondary market,...

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  • Sequestration will Cut SBA Lending Programs $902 Million

    Feb 12, 2013 No Comments

    February 12, 2013 If Congress and the President are unable to reach a deal by March 1, sequestration cuts will affect the entire federal government. SBA’s slice will be $902 million according to The Business Journal’s Washington Bureau Chief, Kent Hoover. We talked with Kent about his ...

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  • Karen Mills Legacy is a Stronger SBA

    Feb 11, 2013 No Comments

    February 11, 2013 Karen Mills Legacy is a Stronger SBA During an interview with Kurt Chilcott, President and CEO of the nation’s largest SBA 504 lender, Bob Coleman asked him to respond to today’s news that SBA Administrator Karen Mills is stepping down Bob Coleman: Kurt, just came over...

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  • FASB New Proposal Could Increase Reserves for Small Business Loan Losses

    Feb 08, 2013 No Comments

    February 8, 2013 With Jon Winick, President & CEO of Clark St. Capital Bob Coleman: We’re talking with Jon Winick of Clark St. Capital, a bank consulting and loan sale advisor firm. He is also the editor of The Banner Report. Jon, tell us what is going on in the news affecting Small Business ...

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  • Tax Increases Slash California Biz and Acqs

    Feb 07, 2013 No Comments

    February 7, 2013 San Francisco Business Times’ writes sales of small businesses in San Francisco priced below two million dollars have fallen over 50 percent from last year due to higher capital gain taxes in 2013. The article concludes that though banks aren’t “handing out cash” the way th...

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  • Coleman’s 5th Annual Hospitality Financing Webinar

    Feb 01, 2013 No Comments

     Coleman’s 5th Annual Hospitality Financing Webinar When: Wednesday, February 20, 2013 2:00pm-3:15pm ET Price: $289.00 Coleman Report News of the Day Talk Show with Bob Coleman and Charles Green: 1:50 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. What you Need to Know to Finance Hotels and Motels in 2013   Webinar...

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  • What You Need to Know about SBA’s new SOP 5057

    Jan 23, 2013 No Comments

    What You Need to Know about SBA’s new SOP 5057 Friday, March 1, 2013 2:00 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. Eastern Price: $289.00 Complimentary Coleman Report News of the Day Talk Show with Bob Coleman and Charles Green: 1:50 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Use our new “email address only” order form! The long-awaited new...

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  • The Next 12 Months Critical for Main Street

    Dec 27, 2012 No Comments

    In 2013, being GAFA compliant will be more important than ever. Remember our discussions on GAFA (Google = Local Search, Apple = Apps, Facebook = Social Media, Amazon = One-Click Shopping) Compliance? As 2012 comes to an end and yearly earnings are totaled, the impact of being GAFA compliant has nev...

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  • Survey: Entrepreneurs Remain Cautious to Borrow

    Dec 07, 2012 No Comments

    Borrowers blame banks for not lending; bankers blame borrowers for not seeking financing. A new survey shows evidence to support the latter. As Main Street lending has stalled, the chicken-or-the-egg argument between banks and borrowers has continued to grow. Plenty of stories make the news from sma...

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