Funding

A variety of documents to help you understand types of financing, how to prepare for a loan application, and how to assess the health of your business. Longwood Small Business Development Center provides a wealth of information about securing funding for your business.

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Facts about Small Business Loans

Some basic facts you need to know about small business loans, provided by Longwood Small Business Development Center.

Financing Basics

Understanding the basics. Have you thought about how you are going to fund your business? From Longwood Small Business Development Center.

How to Pay Business Debts You Can’t Afford

This guide provides an understanding of what to expect and what to do when getting out of debt on a limited budget. From Longwood Small Business Development Center.

Lender Preparation Checklist

Learn the secret to a successful meeting with your lender. Tips from Longwood Small Business Development Center.

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Pack Fund Checklist

The Entrepreneur’s Business Planning Guide: A Map for Success & Obtaining Capital

A comprehensive, user-friendly workbook for creating a formal business plan from Longwood Small Business Development Center.

The Small Business Report Card – Is your business making the grade?

The information in this book is designed to help you “score” some insight into the performance of your business. This report card reveals the strengths and weaknesses of your company – and provides an opportunity for solid improvement. From Longwood Small Business Development Center.

Types of Financing

Describes the types of ways a business will seek to obtain money or financing to start a business. From Longwood Small Business Development Center.

What to Know and Do Before Applying for a Loan for Your Business

Going after a loan? Longwood Small Business Development Center provides the six essential areas a lending institution will consider.

Would Your Business Benefit From an Annual Health Checkup?

Longwood Small Business Development Center professionals use SageWorks ProfitCents Software to give you a straightforward comparison of your business to your industry, with easy to understand explanations of the data and suggestions for improvements.