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January 29, 2023  
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LA SBA Loan from Gulf Coast Bank


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SBA Loan from Gulf Coast Bank Helps Fish And Seafoods Company

Gulf Coast Bank is a source for SBA loans that have lower down payments and longer repayment terms than many other financing options. To help you understand SBA loans, we've featured one Louisiana entrepreneur who tapped into the power of SBA loans.

The SBA helps new or growing businesses raise capital. In this case, an entrepreneur in Abbevile, Louisiana was able to borrow $350,000 from Gulf Coast Bank. The SBA made the loan possible by guaranteeing $262,500 of this Louisiana small business loan.

SBA Loan Borrower


SBA Loan Lender


This SBA loan was underwritten by an SBA Certified Lenders Program (CLP) lender. CLP lenders perform a thorough analysis of the loan application and, in return, SBA delivers a fast loan decision.

SBA Loan Program Type

This loan was issued as a general business loan.

SIC Code

5146 - Fish and Seafoods


311712 - Fresh and Frozen Seafood Processing

Loan Approval Date


Loan Approval Gross Amount


Loan Approval from the SBA

Of the total $350,000 loan amount, the SBA guaranteed $262,500.

More Information on This SBA Loan

The borrower borrowed this money for an existing business. This loan was not for a franchise. At the time of the loan, the company had 80 employees. The loan application did not indicate that the small business promised to use the money to increase staffing levels or retain any existing employees.

Next Steps for Getting an SBA Loan

SBA loans can help growing businesses purchase or renovate real estate, acquire fixed assets such as heavy machinery or specialized equipment, borrow working capital for ongoing financing needs, or fund the acquisition of new businesses.

This company got an SBA loan. You can too! Maybe you need seed money for business? Maybe you need money to buy a business? Regardless of why you need money, guaranteed SBA loans may be the right answer for you.

About This SBA Loan Information:

All SBA loan data displayed above comes from the government's publicly available SBA loan database. Information on this page is provided by the news organization to inform business owners, aspiring entrepreneurs and others about SBA loan activity. does not assist businesses with obtaining SBA loans and was not involved in any way with this transaction. For additional information, see our Loan Information FAQ.

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