10 Reasons to Support Small Business Saturday

This Saturday, November 28th, is Small Business Saturday. Positioned between Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Small Business Saturday allows us to use our holiday shopping dollars to recognize the importance of small businesses and the contributions they make to our communities and our country's economy.

As Community Business Finance celebrates its 10th anniversary, we enter this holiday season by offering consumers 10 reasons to support their neighborhood small businesses on Small Business Saturday.

Don’t Ignore the Substantial Financial Benefits of Property Ownership

Most business owners will eventually confront the issue of whether to purchase or lease their office space. It is important to remember that by not owning your business property, you are forfeiting substantial financial benefits that could improve your bottom line. Now is the time to consider property ownership, and Community Business Finance's 504 Loan Program offers a way for businesses to purchase commercial property with as little as a 10% down payment and a below-market fixed interest rate.

NADCO 2015 Annual Meeting in New Orleans

Community Business Finance will attend the NADCO 2015 Annual Meeting November 11th – 13th. We are thrilled that this meeting is being held in New Orleans, and we can't wait to show off all that is so special about this city. We look forward to gathering with other Certified Development Corporations and industry experts to discuss issues facing the 504 Loan Program and the CDC industry.

2015 National Veterans Small Business Week

This week, November 2-6, is National Veterans Small Business Week.
NVSBW was created to honor Veteran entrepreneurs who continue to serve our country by starting businesses, creating jobs and fueling economic growth.

With more than 27 million small business in the United States, small businesses are critical to our nation's economy, employing over half of the country's private-sector workforce.