Fletch Predicts 2020

Oh my goodness, it’s 2020! Wasn’t 2007 just a few years ago? It certainly seems like it.  But no, the calendar is flipping again, and that means it’s time for the 2020 edition of Fletch Predicts. The first thing I usually do is sports predictions. I was on a bit of a streak 2-3 years ago, having nailed… Read More »

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Do Not Miss Your Section 179 Deduction for 2019

This is it. We are into the homestretch for Section 179 for 2019. When the clock strikes midnight on 12/31/2019, that’s it – Section 179 for 2019 is done. Over. Finished.  And you don’t want to miss it. Trust me on this – here’s why: The US Government has given small and medium businesses a HUGE gift with… Read More »

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Embracing Credit

In my last post, I spoke about the owner of a business who told me the hardest part on the road to success was that very first decision to expand. Even after I wrote that post, I thought more about it, and I realized what made the decision so hard was the acceptance of using credit to expand.… Read More »

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The Hardest Part of Growing a Business

I was talking to my friend Edward the other day. Edward owns a landscaping and small equipment repair business, and he’s been very successful over the years. He’s also a customer of ours, and has been for more than a decade. We got to talking about business growth, risk, and what it takes to be successful. And he… Read More »

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Eroding the Mountain of Paperwork

One thing we’re very proud of at Crest Capital is the minimal amount of paperwork we both require, and generate. Time was when equipment financing was ALL paper-based. You filled out a paper application, you usually got an answer via another piece of paper, if you were approved everything was put on paper for you to sign, and… Read More »

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