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April 20, 2021  
 
 
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Empire, California Business Loan

 
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I need a loan for my business in Empire, California! If that's what's on your mind, you've come to the right place.

This article is written specifically for entrepreneurs in Empire, California who are interested in getting a small business loan.

SBA Lenders for Empire Businesses

This is a list of banks outside of Empire, California that have provided SBA loans to Empire businesses. Some of these may be national banks with local branch locations.

Small Business Bank Recent SBA Loans
California Bank & Trust
Sacramento, CA
1
Capital One
Mclean, VA
1

Empire Business Loan Advice

Prior to meeting with banks for a loan, you will need to determine exactly what size loan you will be asking for.

You need to be able to clearly explain your business, explain how much you want to borrow, walk the banker through the planned use of proceeds, and show your ability to pay the loan back to the bank.

A well-defined business plan is essential. If the bank loan is to for a going concern, you should also have financial statements covering the last three years. Bankers will also want to know what collateral you have available to guarantee the loan. Collateral is relevant because banks always want to be prepared for a worst-case scenario in which you cannot repay the loan.

If the business has few assets, you will likely be asked to pledge your personal assets, such as stocks and bonds that you might own or life insurance policies. The banks will check on your personal credit history in any case, so hopefully you have good credit history -- you may want to get a copy of your credit history prior to meeting with the banker.

Many of the banks in our list participate in the financial assistance programs available through the SBA. Before you sit down to talk with a small business banker, you may want to do your homework on SBA loans programs to see if you qualify. SBA 7(a) loans, SBA 504 loans and SBA disaster assistance loans may be available to you.

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Take the time to learn as much as you can about Raising Money. To get started, we recommend you read Getting a Small Business Loan.

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