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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, 1 Comment

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, applyi ...


3 Ways Lending Technology Changes The Game For Small Business

August 22, 2013, No comments

If you were a small business owner in the early 1990’s, you had a few options for getting the financing you needed. You could seek out bank fina ...


Family-Owned Businesses Do Better During Tough Times

April 30, 2013, No comments

A recent article from USA Today suggests that being family-owned helped some small businesses survive the recession better than their non-family-owned ...

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    Why 2013 Will Be The Year Of Lending
    December 7, 2012, No comments

    If you’re like those of us at Direct Capital, December is a busy month. We’re spending the month helping our customers finish the year strong, but all of us also […]

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    A Financing Quiz That Could Make You a Ninja
    November 7, 2012, No comments

    When you’re talking about the financial future of your business, knowledge is power.  And, if you’ve been reading Point Blank regularly, chances are you’ve got quite a bit of financing knowledge to see […]