Every business, large or small, requires some equipment; the major decision lies with whether to lease or purchase the equipment. There are inherent risks and benefits to both purchasing and leasing equipment and each business owner must decide what’s best for them. Whether you decide to purchase or lease the equipment for your business, financing will likely be necessary. With traditional lenders still unwilling to help, alternative lenders like National Funding are available to help. Learn more about the pros and cons of equipment leasing versus purchasing in our white paper titled, Small Business Equipment Procurement: Is It Better to Lease or to Purchase?
Being active in the digital world is essential to maintaining relationships as well as customer acquisition. Nearly 90 percent of American adults say they use the internet, and close to 80 percent say they have a smartphone, according to Pew Research Center. As such, online marketing is crucial to the health of your business. But… […]
Retail payments will undergo a revolution in 2017. Numbered are the days of cash and credit card-only transactions. Consumers are pining for a faster, easier and more convenient way to pay for their goods and services, and they have been flocking to digital payment methods as a result. As the new year approaches and beyond,… […]
Your business needs money - there's no doubt about that. Cash allows you to purchase equipment and supplies, fund marketing campaigns and pay salaries - yours included! But just how much working capital should you have at any given time? Every business has its own unique needs, so no two companies' financial requirements will be… […]
Restaurants can thrive when they're in a good location and suffer when they're in a less-than-optimal one. Changes ranging from the preferences of customers to downtown development and the closure of nearby businesses can all have an effect on the number of tables a restaurant serves each day. The influence of those factors means you… […]