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The latest personal loan rates – and things to consider before taking out a personal loan

The latest personal loan rates Getty Images/iStockphoto For those with excellent credit, average interest rates on 60-month personal loans reached 14.32% and for 36-months at 13.25%, both up slightly from the previous week, according to the latest data from Bankrate for the week ending March 14. But overall, rates fell: for 36-month personal loans, average […]

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DoorDash is getting into the merchant cash advance business. Here’s the fine print

The food delivery industry has exploded since the pandemic began and restaurants closed for indoor dining. While most, if not all, restaurants are open again, many customers are still choosing the safety of their homes for their meals. Whatever your preference as a consumer, restaurants strive to get their food to you in the fastest, […]

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SBA 504 Loans Offer Lower Fixed Interest Rates

Steve and Kelley Sherry, Red River Restaurateurs. (Courtesy of Finance New Mexico) Kelley and Steve Cherry were so pleased with the experience of getting a loan to buy a commercial building in Red River that they want to buy another building in the same way. The couple worked with Century Bank to secure a 504 […]

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Facts for Full or Partial Denial of PPP Pardon Application

Friday, February 18, 2022 Public data from the Small Business Administration (SBA) indicates that more than 98% of the total value of Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans requested by borrowers were canceled by the SBA (approximately $692 million were canceled out of the $700 million requested). However, over the past month there has been an […]

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SBA provides disaster relief loans to local residents and businesses affected by winter weather and flooding

Grays Harbor and Pacific County have access to low-interest federal disaster loans available for local businesses and residents affected by winter weather and flooding. The United States Small Business Administration (SBA) has announced the availability of loans for Grays Harbor, Pacific, Cowlitz, Lewis, Pierce, Skamania, Thurston, Wahkiakum and Yakima counties. The SBA declared a disaster […]