How the New Tax Plan Affects Equipment Financing

Apr 6, 2018

Business investment overall has been growing along with the American economy, and investments in various types of equipment are expected to keep pace. According to the 2018 U.S. economic outlook report from the U.S. Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation, investment in equipment and software...

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The Newest Face of Fraud in Mortgage Lending

Mar 16, 2018

Fraud takes many forms in mortgage lending, but the newest one is a dark specter, hidden from view, with the power to hijack wired funds and vanish without a trace. The FBI reported that $969 million was "diverted or attempted to be diverted" from real estate transactions and wired to accounts...

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Don’t Bet On a Trip to Vegas to Solve Your Cash-Flow Problems

Feb 8, 2018

The story of how a lucky run at the blackjack table saved Federal Express has achieved legendary status. In the early 1970s, Federal Express was a small, struggling company with Fred Smith at its helm. With a degree from Yale and experience piloting airplanes in Vietnam, Smith launched Federal...

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Will a Natural Disaster Wipe Out Your Mortgage Bank?

Jan 23, 2018

Reports on the California fires, hurricanes Irma and Harvey, and other natural disasters dominated the news in 2017. In addition to the overwhelming human tragedy, these natural disasters dealt an economic blow to GDP, tourism, employment, housing, and business. Even industries located beyond...

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Local SEO: Marketing Your Small Business Online

Dec 29, 2017

As a small business owner, you rely on the support of your local community. Word-of-mouth remains as powerful a means of garnering this support as ever. However, word-of-mouth is no longer confined strictly to physical interactions and telephone conversations between your current and prospective...

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