Small businesses will feel the pressure of rising interest rates – here’s what to expect

Small businesses will feel the pressure of rising interest rates – here’s what to expect

This article is reproduced with permission from NerdWallet. The Federal Reserve raised interest rates by 0.25% on Wednesday March 16 – the first rate increase since 2018 – and indicated that it would gradually raise rates throughout 2022. Small business owners could feel the impact of these rate increases with more expensive loans, higher credit … Read more

Small businesses will feel the pressure of rising interest rates – here’s what to expect

Small businesses will feel the pressure of rising interest rates – here’s what to expect

This article is reproduced with permission from NerdWallet. The Federal Reserve raised interest rates by 0.25% on Wednesday March 16 – the first rate increase since 2018 – and indicated that it would gradually raise rates throughout 2022. Small business owners could feel the impact of these rate increases with more expensive loans, higher credit … Read more

5 things to consider before investing in a friend’s business

5 things to consider before investing in a friend’s business

Ben & Jerry’s was founded by childhood best friends. Four college buddies founded Warby Parker. A long friendship turned partnership brought Clear to TSA security lines across the United States. A shopping spree between two friends launched size-inclusive clothing brand Universal Standard. Yes, there are stories of successful business partnerships between friends. But for every … Read more

5 things to consider before investing in a friend’s business

5 things to consider before investing in a friend’s business

Ben & Jerry’s was founded by childhood best friends. Four college buddies founded Warby Parker. A long friendship turned partnership brought Clear to TSA security lines across the United States. A shopping spree between two friends launched size-inclusive clothing brand Universal Standard. Yes, there are stories of successful business partnerships between friends. But for every … Read more

Small businesses will feel the pressure of rising interest rates – here’s what to expect

Small businesses will feel the pressure of rising interest rates – here’s what to expect

This item is reproduced with permission from NerdWallet. The Federal Reserve raised interest rates by 0.25% on Wednesday March 16 – the first rate increase since 2018 – and indicated that it would gradually raise rates throughout 2022. Small business owners could feel the impact of these rate increases with more expensive loans, higher credit … Read more