The Holidays are coming – the Marketing campaign has started, the lights are being strung as we speak. This year take part in Small Business Saturday, an idea that pushes some business to the Mom-and-Pop shops in your local area. For every $25 spent at a small business, AMEX will reimburse their card user $25. Not a bad deal.
Yelp is the latest in a line of online businesses to dip their toes in the IPO waters. Valued at nearly $2 billion, Yelp is looking to raise $100 million shortly. Looking to repair some fences or making a major move- we will wait and see? Regardless of their plans or yours, United Capital Source can help you fund your business at any level. Call today at 855-WE-FUND-U.
It’s all about making lists and being organized. Yes, your 4th grade teacher was right. Getting your day organized will make for a more efficient business and help you get more hours out of your day. In an economy where any advantage may mean the difference between open and closed, streamline your day. Looking for a small business loan, call UCS today at 855-WE-FUND-U.
Nine steps to streamline your work day.
In a surprising twist, Honda beat out diesel and electric cars to be named the 2012 Green Car of the Year by the editors of the Green Car Journal. It beat out the likes of the Ford Focus Electric and Volkswagen Passat TDI diesel. Looking for a new car or to replace some auto supply parts, seems like Honda is your best bet.
Business is funny. Analyze, crunch numbers, test markets all you want. Sometimes a winner is just a winner. Take the McRib sandwich from McDonald’s. Was anyone really asking for boneless ribs from a fast food chain? No. But keep the distribution limited releasing every few years and now you have yourself a cult following. Need restaurant funding, contact United Capital Source today.
The McRib makes a McComeback.
Okay, so maybe it’s not new, but it’s certainly the latest model. You definitely won’t be going to the repair shop to replace auto part supplies on this baby. Ferrari just launched the 2011 Ferrari FF and if you have $395,000 handy, it could be yours!
Check out this sweet ride.
We all know banks are squeezing out the little guy. Rejecting home loans, small business loans, imposing fees for using their ATM. Well, before you run screaming from your bank to a credit union, take a look at this article for some helpful hints.
Ready to switch banks – read this first: http://www.usatoday.com/money/perfi/columnist/block/story/2011-10-17/switching-banks/50806568/1
Everyone in the tech world is patiently waiting for Apple to release the new iPhone today. Will it be the iPhone 5 or the iPhone 4S? The new version may or may not have overhauled voice controls, allowing users to set appointments, surf the Web and send text or email messages by voice. Or not? Need some business capital funding to upgrade your business, contact us today.
Apple to unveil next iPhone.
Were you able to get a loan from the Small Business Lending Fund? We didn’t think so. The program aimed at helping small businesses get their hands on cash ended this week — with a thud. The news comes as small business owners complain that they cannot grow or hire because they lack access to credit. Some say the program went bust because banks were reluctant to lend to the sector because of the lack of creditworthy candidates. Trouble getting a loan – call United Capital Source today at 855-WE-FUND-U.
So now the banks are going to charge us for using our debit cards? Many banks, including Bank of America, plan to charge customers a $5 monthly fee for access to their own cash. Does it make more sense to start using our credit cards again? Just when society has started paying down credit debt, the banks are going to push us back to swiping credit cards. Soon we will need to take loans out to pay the banks back. Sheesh!