Financing Your Business

What’s the Difference? Secured vs. Unsecured Business Loans

The goal of owning and operating your own small business isn’t just about providing value and service, but to expand it over time, generate revenue, and be your own boss. Doing so, from the very start, is not cheap. You need to cover the cost of equipment, employees, inventory, and have the capital ready for …

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Merchant Cash Advance vs. Small Business Loan: What’s the Difference?

There are various types of business loans that help businesses purchase equipment, expand operations, deal with seasonal issues, and more. The two most common types of business loans that are generally used for working capital are Merchant Cash Advance a Small Business Loan. Both provide fast access to capital, and approximately the same amount of …

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Small Business Financing in Canada – Part 4: Private Investors

Welcome to Part 4 of our series on small business financing in Canada. This week, we’ll cover Private Investors. In case you missed the other parts, we’ve already covered Crowdfunding and Government Grants, and The Banks. Today, we’ll discuss different types of private investors and whether they are viable sources of financing for owners looking to grow …

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Small Business Financing in Canada – Part 3: The Banks

Welcome back to our coverage on small business financing in Canada. This week, we’ll cover an option most people are familiar with: The Banks. In case you missed them, we’ve already covered Crowdfunding and Government Grants. In Canada, we are fortunate to have a large and stable financial system. Globally, the Canadian banking system is considered one …

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Small Business Financing In Canada – Part 2: Government Grants

Welcome to Part 2 of our Small Business Financing in Canada series. Last week we covered crowdfunding. Another financing source which can help you launch, grow, and scale a business is government grants. Today, we’ll provide an overview of some of the options and important details to keep in mind as you begin your search …

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Small Business Financing in Canada – Part 1: Crowdfunding

It’s hard to keep track of the many options for financing a business. We often hear business owners asking what type of financing is available in Canada – and which one is most suited to their needs? We wanted to help provide some clarity into the options that are out there. The environment is complex, …

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