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March 26, 2023  
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South Gate, CA Entrepreneur Gets SBA Loan to Buy Montessori School Franchise

Borrowing money to invest in a Montessori School franchise? Comerica Bank has a history of making these loans and they are guaranteed by the SBA.

Getting money to buy a Montessori School franchise may simply require a phone call to a local SBA banker. In 2005, Comerica Bank issued an SBA franchise loan to an entrepreneur in South Gate, California. Because Montessori School was registered with the SBA's registry of franchises, this California small business loan was issued on an expedited basis.

SBA Loan Borrower


SBA Loan Lender

1717 MAIN
DALLAS, TX 75201

Note that at the time it made this loan, this bank had achieved Preferred Lender Program (PLP) status from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). PLP is the highest status given by the SBA to qualified lending institutions and gives the lending institution full authority to determine eligibility and credit worthiness of an applicant and to approve loans without prior review by the SBA.

SBA Loan Program Type

This loan was issued as a general business loan.


624410 - Child Day Care Services

Loan Approval Date


Loan Approval Gross Amount


Loan Approval from the SBA

Of the total $508,000 loan amount, the SBA guaranteed $381,000.

More Information on This SBA Loan

The borrower borrowed this money for an existing business. This loan was used to buy a Montessori School franchise. At the time of the loan, the company had 4 employees. This SBA loan request indicated that the loan would help generate 6 new jobs and retain 10 existing jobs.

Next Steps for Getting an SBA Loan

If you are interested in getting money to start a business or already have a business and need money to expand, an SBA loan can be a great funding source

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

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