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Small business loans, lines and credit

With flexible terms, multiple payment options and a dedicated banker, we make it easy to take your business to the next level.

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Small Business Loans FAQs

What types of small business loans do you offer?


What are the qualifications for a small business loan?


The loan requirements for a small business loan will vary, depending on the loan type and other factors. Here are some things to consider when applying:

  • Business Plan: Craft a thorough business plan outlining your goals, market analysis, financial projections, and how the loan will be utilized. A well-prepared plan demonstrates your business's viability.
  • Loan Purpose: Clearly articulate the purpose of the loan and how it will benefit your business. Whether it's for expansion, equipment purchase, working capital or other needs, provide specific details to support your application.
  • Collateral: Some loans require collateral. If your loan requires collateral, be prepared to offer assets such as real estate, equipment or inventory.
  • Credit History: Your personal and business credit scores play a significant role. Aim for good scores to enhance your eligibility.
  • Cash Flow: Lenders assess your business's cash flow to determine your ability to repay the loan. Positive cash flow and consistent revenue are essential indicators of financial stability.
  • Industry Experience: Your industry expertise and a track record of success can help strengthen your application.
  • Debt-to-Income Ratio: Lenders evaluate your debt-to-income ratio to gauge your ability to manage additional debt payments. Maintaining a healthy ratio improves your chances of loan approval.
  • Legal Compliance: Ensure your business complies with all legal and regulatory requirements, including licenses, permits and registrations.
  • Relationship with Lender: Building a positive relationship with your lender can be advantageous. Regular communication and responsible financial management can help expedite the process.

How long does it take to get a small business loan?


As soon as you recognize the need for funds and can gather the necessary documentation, contact your banker to get the process started. The length of the loan application process is dependent on the complexity of the loan.