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How to get a small business loan in 4 steps

July 6, 2018 | Small Business Loans
business loan, How to get a small business loan in 4 steps, CDC Small Business

If you’re trying to start or grow a business, access to capital can unravel a world of opportunities for you. Whether you’re aiming to hire more employees or purchase inventory, a small business loan can help you achieve your entrepreneurial goals.

You may feel overwhelmed and even a bit anxious at the mention of qualifying for a business loan. But rest assured, the process is quite streamlined and predictable, especially if you’re working with an experienced community lender familiar with the ins and outs of SBA loans and other products.

When working with a small business lender, be sure to ask them upfront what the process is so you know what to expect. Here’s the typical loan process with CDC Small Business Finance:   

Step 1: Prequalify for a small business loan

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Step 2: Get your business loan approved

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Step 3: Get your business loan funded

Step 4: Post-funding, know you’re in good hands

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Are you ready to grow or launch your business and need a capital injection? CDC Small Business Finance, an award-winning lender and nonprofit, offers several affordable loan options that could meet your needs including SBA loans.

Tell our loan experts about your business, and they’ll work to match you with a financing plan that best suits you. Let’s talk! Reach us at loaninfo@cdcloans.com or (619) 243-8667.

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