Small Business Development Center Recognizes Geise | News, Sports, Jobs

From left, Courtney Curatolo, Small Business Development Center at Jamestown Community College director, Mark Geise, Chautauqua County Industrial Development Agency CEO, and county executive PJ Wendel at the Ashville General Store Monday. Geise was awarded the SBDC’s US Small Business Administration Phoenix Award for Outstanding Contributions to Disaster Recovery. Submitted photo … Read more

Firstmark Credit Union Selects Upstart for Personal Lending | News

SAN ANTONIO & SAN MATEO, Calif .– (BUSINESS WIRE) – May 5, 2022– Firstmark Credit Union, the oldest state-chartered credit union in San Antonio, Texas, serving nearly 100,000 members, today announced it has partnered with Upstart (NASDAQ: UPST), a leading artificial intelligence (AI) lending platform, to offer personal loans powered by Upstart’s all-digital, AI-lending platform … Read more

Elon Musk turns to old financial backers for $ 44B Twitter buyout: sources

Elon Musk is turning to an old, reliable group of financial backers to fund his $ 44 billion buyout of Twitter – even as talks to team up with a deep-pocketed private equity firm have stalled, The Post has learned. Sources close to the situation say Musk may be closing in on raising $ 10 … Read more

How Higher Fed Rates Stand to Affect Americans’ Finances | Business News

By CHRISTOPHER RUGABER, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) – Record-low mortgages below 3%, reached last year, are long gone. Credit card rates will likely rise. So will the cost of an auto loan. Savers may finally receive a yield high enough to top inflation. The substantial half-point hike in its benchmark short-term rate that the … Read more

5-year variable-rate loans fall for third straight week

Our goal here at Credible Operations, Inc., NMLS Number 1681276, referred to as “Credible” below, is to give you the tools and confidence you need to improve your finances. Although we do promote products from our partner lenders, all opinions are our own. The latest trends in interest rates for student loan refinancing from the … Read more

Why small businesses are choosing SBA 504 at an unprecedented pace

While the US Small Business Administration (SBA) and its loan programs have always played a crucial role in the advancement of small businesses, one of their key players, the 504 Loan Program, is actively helping businesses hedge against inflation. SBA 504 loans offer long-term, fixed-rate financing of up to $ 5 million to buy, build, … Read more

Nova Credit Introduces Cash Atlas ™ – A Cash Flow Underwriting Solution That Allows Businesses to Lend More Responsibly Using Bank Transaction Data | News

NEW YORK – (BUSINESS WIRE) – May 3, 2022– Nova Creditthe fintech unlocking opportunities for mainstream and credit excluded consumers and the companies looking to serve them, today has launched its latest product, Cash Atlas ™ – a first-party cash flow underwriting solution that transforms bank transaction data into a Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) … Read more

Navy Federal Releases Spotlight on VA Loans Report, Unveiling Misconceptions and Myths About VA Loans | Business

VIENNA, Va .– (BUSINESS WIRE) – May 3, 2022– Navy Federal Credit Union today released its first-ever Spotlight on VA Loans report —A comprehensive look at servicemembers’ understanding of, and opinions about, VA home loans and how they use them. VA loans are designed to make the dream of homeownership more attainable for military families, … Read more

New Chase Survey: Small Businesses Remain Resilient Amid Labor Shortage, Market Challenges | News

NEW YORK – (BUSINESS WIRE) – May 3, 2022– Nearly half of US small business owners (48%) are feeling more upbeat about their company performance since this time last year citing strong technology infrastructure and new contingency plans in place to manage unexpected disruptions, according to a new survey from Chase. To combat the tightening … Read more