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July 22, 2024  
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Pacific Western Bank Provides SBA Loan to Buy Mail Boxes Etc. Usa Franchise

Need money to purchase a Mail Boxes Etc. Usa franchise? Pacific Western Bank has a history of making these loans and they are guaranteed by the SBA.

Getting money to buy a Mail Boxes Etc. Usa franchise shouldn't be too tough. In 2002, Pacific Western Bank issued an SBA franchise loan to an entrepreneur in Culver City, California. Because Mail Boxes Etc. Usa was registered with the SBA's registry of franchises, this California small business loan was issued on an expedited basis.

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SBA Loan Lender


This was a LowDoc (Low Documentation Loan Program). LowDoc is one of the SBA's most popular programs because there is a simple, one-page SBA application form and rapid turnaround on loan approvals.

SBA Loan Program Type

This loan was issued as a general business loan.


561431 - Private Mail Centers

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Loan Approval from the SBA

Of the total $140,000 loan amount, the SBA guaranteed $119,000.

More Information on This SBA Loan

The borrower borrowed this money for a new business. This loan was used to buy a Mail Boxes Etc. Usa franchise. At the time of the loan, the company had 4 employees. The loan application did not indicate that the business promised to use the funding to hire new employees or retain any existing employees.

Getting an SBA Loan For Your Business

SBA 7(a) Loans can be used for nearly any business purpose, such as commercial real estate, construction or renovation for owner-users, business acquisition and start-up, franchise refinancing, refinancing for existing debt, equipment purchases, working capital, and inventory.

We can help you find the best banks for small businesses in Culver City or anywhere else for that matter. By talking to a number of banks about getting an SBA loan, you will increase your odds of success.

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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