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Could interest rate be the least important factor in acquiring new equipment?

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What’s the interest rate? It’s like buying a new lawn mower and asking who manufactured the spark plug. Don’t get us wrong, the mower doesn’t run without it so the importance is obvious, but are you really concerned with it? When acquiring new commercial equipment, interest rate is important…just not as important as many business owners make it. Revenue growth…

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Good Credit. Making money. Strong Business. Still turned down at the bank?

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Most business owners find mystery in the process of acquiring financing for your business. One year everything goes smooth as silk. The next year the process feels cumbersome and difficult even though your good credit is still good. While the reasons for these wild swings in the experience of borrowing money are many, there is one that surprises most business…

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Grow sales 15-20% with no capital investment.

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Manufacturers, dealers and distributors find themselves in a highly competitive market. With margins are under pressure and differentiation a necessity, finding real opportunities for growth are challenging. Most opportunities for growth require injections of capital or significant training to evolve the way you do business. But there is one way grow way without having to learn anything new or tap…

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Why you are losing more sales than you know.

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In a recent survey: 77% of small business owners will choose the equipment sales organization that prominently features a finance option over an organization that does not—regardless of the brand. 64% would prefer NOT to use their bank for equipment financing 68% of small business owners look for payment over price. 83% of small business owners will not negotiate purchase…

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Is there more to “application only” than the application?

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“Just fill in the simple form and in anywhere from an hour to a day we’ll hand you $150,000 for commercial equipment.” The increasingly technology-driven world of small business credit decisions is a wonderful thing. Right? Well, it can be. It can also be riddled with problems. As you look to “application only” lending for your commercial equipment, here are…

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The benefits of finance pre-qualification in equipment sales.

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How many times do small business owners spend significant time going back and forth with equipment specs, only to find out they’ve spent virtually no time preparing the financing? Unfortunately, this is all too common for manufacturers, dealers and vendors. The lack of up-front preparation for the finance process can lead to frustration on both ends of a transaction and…

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