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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It’s Always a Good Time to Finance Equipment

When I posted about financing lab equipment last time out, I stated that it’s good to finance equipment that isn’t directly tied to profit. The thought being that if the equipment isn’t going to boost your bottom line right away, it’s clearly best to finance it over time. And while that is true, the reverse is also true.… Read More »

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Why Financing Lab Equipment Matters

Fletch always has his ears open to equipment financing talk. And almost everywhere I go, be it the supermarket, the ballgame, or even to get a blood test, I more often than not come across an equipment financing “issue”. I guess my ears are simply tuned to it. Case in point: Last month, I went for my annual… Read More »

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