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October 22, 2021  
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Machine Shops Small Business Loans

With these small business loans for machine shops, the SBA guarantees the lender that the loan will be repaid. This machine shops loan for $134,000 was given to an Alabama entrepreneur in 2004.

Getting a small business loan in Ozark, Alabama was important for this growing firm back in 2004 and, based on their loan application, they were successful in getting an SBA loan from Compass Bank, operating out of Birmingham, Alabama. Here are the details on this Alabama small business loan.

SBA Loan Borrower

OZARK, AL 36360

SBA Loan Lender

15 S 20TH ST

This lender processed this loan under the SBA Express program, which offers a streamlined review process in which bankers can process SBA loan applications on an expedited basis.

SBA Loan Program Type

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


332710 - Machine Shops

Loan Approval Date


Loan Approval Gross Amount


Loan Approval from the SBA

Of the total $134,000 loan amount, the SBA guaranteed $67,000.

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 9 employees. The loan application indicated that the loan would help generate 2 new jobs and retain 9 existing jobs.

Start the Process for Getting an SBA Loan Today!

The Small Business Administration (SBA) provides government-guaranteed loans designed to help small businesses that may not otherwise qualify for credit get the funds they need.

SBA loan guarantees are not loans per se. The SBA simply guarantees the loan, but banks and other lending institutions grant you the loan and give you the money. So, just as this company walked into Compass Bank and applied for an SBA loan, you have to do the same thing. You need to demonstrate business strength and potential, but the sooner you start, the faster you'll get the money if you qualify!

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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