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April 18, 2014, No comments

The Multi-Unit Franchising Conference is a great place to learn and explore your business options and opportunities. There will be franchisors, top multi-unit franchisees, suppliers and lenders onsite to answer …

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Being a VIP with Direct Capital

April 17, 2014, No comments

Are you a VIP with Direct Capital? Currently we have a couple hundred VIP customers. How does someone become a VIP? Easy! If you are a multi-unit oper ...

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Financing at the ISA Expo

April 16, 2014, No comments

The sign industry is growing and evolving. Digitally printed products are produced by 97% of sign and graphics producers. There is great new technolog ...

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Benefits of Buying in Bulk

April 15, 2014, No comments

Buying in bulk is a great way to save money. Most businesses don’t buy in bulk for one main reason – it is a large upfront cost. Even though it .. ...

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    Small Business Owners Expect Big Things
    April 14, 2014, No comments

    Small Business owners expect incredible things in 2014! Direct Capital surveyed approximately 600 small business owners in order to see what they expect for this year. Our infographic discusses what ...

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    Businesses Prepare For A Strong Season
    April 14, 2014, No comments

    The Small Business Lending Index, by Direct Capital, has shown 2014 has had a strong start for the small business industry. March had a 21% lending increase from February and ...

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    Reviewing Your PAYDEX Score
    April 11, 2014, No comments

    What is a PAYDEX score? You may be familiar with what a FICO score is. Your personal credit score comes up often, whether you are buying a car, applying for ...

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    Building a Strong Business Team
    April 10, 2014, No comments

    When you are building a successful business there are two things you need to look for in your potential employees. Skill and Vision! You want to make sure you are ...

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    Gearing Up For Spring
    April 9, 2014, No comments

    April has arrived and winter is finally behind us (hopefully). This was one of the harshest winters for most and you might have seen that the weather slowed down your ...