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July 20, 2024  
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Loan Census SBA Loan Info

Bank Loans for Jewelry Manufacturing

Looking for bank loans for jewelry manufacturing? The SBA may be the answer. This $350,000 jewelry manufacturing loan was issued by a California bank.

This small firm knew how to go about getting a business bank loan. Based in Los Angeles, California, they applied for and were awarded an SBA-guaranteed loan in 2005. The lending bank was National Bank Of California, based in Los Angeles, California.

SBA Loan Borrower


SBA Loan Lender


This was an SBA Express loan. SBA Express Loans allow small business owners to get up to a 50% SBA guaranty on a loan. The maximum amount for an SBA Express Loan is $350,000.

SBA Loan Program Type

This loan was issued under the SBA Fast Track program, which later was renamed the SBA Express loan program.


339911 - Jewelry Manufacturing

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Loan Approval from the SBA

Of the total $350,000 loan amount, the SBA guaranteed $175,000.

More Information on This SBA Loan

The borrower borrowed this money for an existing business. The SBA's records indicate that the loan was not for investment in a franchise. At the time of the loan, the company had 12 employees. This SBA loan request indicated that the loan would help retain 12 existing jobs.

Next Steps for Getting an SBA Loan

If you need business start up money in Los Angeles CA, you ought to talk with a local Los Angeles SBA lender or talk with an out-of-area SBA lender that has previously loaned money to Los Angeles businesses.

The SBA is important source of financing for entrepreneurs like you. Take this loan, for example. The company needed a loan. National Bank Of California had a strong track record in business lending, and with the SBA stepping up and agreeing to guarantee part of the loan, National Bank Of California made the loan. The end result was that this firm was given the opportunity to grow their business and enhance the lives of their employees and customers.

The process for getting an SBA loan is relatively straight-forward. Sit down with your banker and they will explain the process in detail.

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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