Monthly Archives: March 2017

New Financing Available for Underserved Small Businesses in Los Angeles

March 24, 2017 | Community Advantage

Access to capital continues to be a major challenge to African American and Hispanic small business owners. There are more than 8 million minority-owned small businesses in the U.S., accounting for $1.3 trillion in annual sales of goods and services, according to the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). The SBA…

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Update for our Commercial Real Estate loan borrowers

The addressee on your monthly payments has changed. As your trusted partner, you can count on us to alert you to program changes that affect you and your loan with us. Please see below for any action you may need to take. This week, the SBA announced it has selected PricewaterhouseCoopers as…

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Women Small Business Owners Thrive Using Non-Bank Financing to Grow

March 8, 2017 | Uncategorized

Women who own small businesses are among the millions being honored today (March 8) on International Women’s Day, in part because of their strategic use of financing to grow their companies and create new jobs. The number of women-owned firms is now estimated to have surpassed $9.4 million, generating revenue…

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