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11 05, 2017

U.S. Government Says Corporate Tax Reform is Coming: Here’s What We Know So Far

By | May 11th, 2017|

Tax reform has been at the center of attention in Washington since the 2016 presidential election. Last month, the White House unveiled a blueprint for what it calls the "biggest tax cut" in U.S. history. The proposed reforms, while not finalized by any means, have direct implications for small business owners. Here's what we know [...]

9 05, 2017

Consumer Financing Programs for Small Businesses: How to Extend Financing to Your Customers

By | May 9th, 2017|

Consumer financing is one of the biggest tools people have for making large purchases. Furniture, automobiles, electronics and sporting goods are just some of the main items people prefer to finance instead of buy out-right. As a business owner, your ability to extend financing options to you end market can help you boost sales, improve customer [...]

6 05, 2017

6 Common Cash Flow Problems and How You Can Solve Them

By | May 6th, 2017|

Managing cash flow is one of the most critical aspects of running a successful business. Unfortunately, it’s a challenge many entrepreneurs and small business owners gloss over when developing their business plan. By focusing entirely on revenue generation, they lose sight of the fact that it often takes days, weeks and even months to get [...]

4 05, 2017

MCA Consolidation Loan: What You Need to Know

By | May 4th, 2017|

A merchant cash advance (MCA) has emerged as a popular way for small business owners to inject cash into their business operation. As an alternative lending program, the MCA provides small business owners with lump-sum financing in exchange for an agreed-upon percentage of future credit card and/or debit card sales. If you’re a small business [...]

2 05, 2017

Accounts Receivable Financing: Using Invoices to Unlock Credit

By | May 2nd, 2017|

As an entrepreneur or small business owner, you've likely faced barriers getting working capital to fund your expansion or cover occasional cash flow shortages. You've no doubt realized that traditional bank loans are often an uphill battle that demand significant collateral and a high credit score. If any of these scenarios apply to your business, [...]

29 04, 2017

Financing Your Franchise: A Practical Guide

By | April 29th, 2017|

Owning your own franchise gives you all the freedom you've ever wanted as an entrepreneur - with an edge. Unlike start-ups, franchisees aren't starting from scratch. By working with an established brand with a proven business model, your chance of success begins as soon as you open your storefront. This is a powerful value proposition [...]

27 04, 2017

Fin-Tech Business Series: How Financial Technology Is Transforming Business

By | April 27th, 2017|

Financial technology, or fin-tech for short, is an area we’ve touched upon repeatedly at Red Door Capital Group. Fin-tech continues to transform small businesses by offering cost-efficient solutions. This emerging trend has helped more small businesses go lean at a time where cost control is even more critical for success. A New Breed of Business [...]

25 04, 2017

Tumbling U.S. Mortgage Rates Provide Window of Opportunity for Real Estate Investors

By | April 25th, 2017|

Investing in real estate got a lot more attractive this week as mortgage rates tumbled to fresh five-month lows. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac recently announced that the average interest rate on a 30-year fixed rate home loan fell to 3.97% in the week ended April 20. That's down from 4.08% the previous week. Interest rates [...]

22 04, 2017

The Small Business Guide to Social Media Marketing

By | April 22nd, 2017|

Social media is no longer just some niche experiment, but an essential part of running a successful business. If you're a small business owner, it's in your best interest to expand your social media presence before you commit a single dime to more elaborate marketing strategies. Why Social Media Social media is a place where [...]

20 04, 2017

Thinking About Investing in Real Estate? You Should Consider a Hard Money Loan

By | April 20th, 2017|

Investing in real estate is one of the best ways to build wealth. It is also a proven method for diversifying your portfolio. When the going gets tough, you'll be glad you have a secured asset backed by real property. After the 2008 financial crisis, many people hesitated about buying a home or investing in [...]