What’s Hot in Equipment Financing?

Every year or so, I do a “what’s hot in equipment financing” post, typically followed by a “what’s not so hot in the world of financed equipment”. And in these posts, I highlight industries that are rising / falling, based on what I see in equipment lease applications. This year will be a bit different. Because right now,… Read More »

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Why March is a Great Time to Finance Equipment

Ahhh, springtime. When a young man’s fancy turns to… equipment financing! (quick – Mrs. Fletch isn’t around, right?) But seriously, March is a great time to finance equipment. Let me give you a few reasons why: First, winter is ending. For about half the country, this isn’t that big of a deal. But for the other (more northern)… Read More »

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A Business Credit Myth

One thing that many people misunderstand about business lending (and this means banks as well as equipment finance companies) is we do not like high risk. Period. So that said, there’s this myth that lenders will lend businesses money based on a business plan. The myth more or less follows the thought that when you are in the… Read More »

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Why February is a Great Time to Finance Equipment

As you know from my last blog post, I think any time of the year is a great time to finance equipment. That said, I’m going to spend a little time this year highlighting each month as to why it’s a good time to finance equipment, because they all have compelling reasons. Let’s begin with February. February is… Read More »

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Fletch Is a Prediction Machine

Just had to mention this: for those of you keeping score, Fletch is on a serious roll. I’ve now picked three pro championships in a row. Last January, I picked both the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Chicago Cubs to win their respective titles in 2016. Both won. Next up on the pro sports calendar was the Superbowl, which… Read More »

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