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Monthly Archives: March 2014

Online Business Lending Grows for Small Businesses

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As small businesses across the U.S. continue to seek working capital and small business loans to manage current products and services or expand company offerings, finding the right commercial loan that meets specific needs has become easier thanks to online … Continue reading

Dealstruck CEO Ethan Senturia to Speak on Crowdfunding for Small Businesses Hosted by PayPal and Thompson Reuters

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Ethan Senturia, co-founder and CEO of San Diego-based Dealstruck, will educate small businesses, lenders, fellow entrepreneurs and developers about “The Promise of Peer-Based Lending,” at the 2013 PayPal-hosted conference, “21st Century Online Finance: Crowd Funding, Crowd Investing & P2P Lending.” … Continue reading

Thoughts from the CEO — Ethan’s Review of the PayPal Crowdfunding Event

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A few nights ago I had the opportunity to speak on a panel hosted by PayPal and the Milken Institute, where the discussion centered around the future of crowdfunding and peer-to-peer (P2P) lending.  To my pleasant surprise, even as I … Continue reading

Thoughts from the CEO — Ethan’s Debrief from Crowdfinance 2013

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By Ethan Senturia, CEO Just before the holiday in New York City, Crowdfinance 2013 convened investors, entrepreneurs, and thought leaders in the crowdfunding and peer-to-peer lending industries. At one point in the conference, a guitar business that had successfully run an equity crowdfunding … Continue reading

Are all alternative lenders peddling pricey commercial loans?

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  According to today’s Wall Street Journal, there are nearly two dozen non-bank lenders who want to become the go-to financiers for business owners needing quick cash.  Former American Express chairman and chief executive James Robinson III stated, “It is a … Continue reading

Can social media help you secure a small business loan?

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In a flurry of alternative lending related articles this week, the Wall Street Journal wrote again on small business finance today, with a focus on whether your use of social media can help or harm your ability to secure credit with … Continue reading

Dealstruck Announces Asset Based Line of Credit

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As seen on CrowdFundBeat Dealstruck, Inc. today announced the launch of its asset based line of credit product (ABL) to provide flexible working capital to growing small businesses. This makes Dealstruck the first crowdlending platform to offer businesses and investors the … Continue reading

Dealstruck Closes Seed Round Funding, Appoints New VP Operations

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As seen on Crowdfund Insider We are proud to announce that we have successfully closed a $1.2 million seed-stage investment round. The seed round will enable us to enhance our online platform, build out our underwriting team, offer additional products … Continue reading

How to Get a Small Business Loan: Tips for a Female Entrepeneur

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Hello ladies.  As a woman working in finance, I am always keeping an eye out for information that can help my fellow females secure financing, customers and success in their small businesses.  In that search, I came across an article … Continue reading

NSBA Partner Dealstruck Offers Small Biz Lending

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As seen at At Dealstruck, we have utmost respect for you — the small business owner. We combine the best of crowdlending with the best of traditional finance to provide efficient service and innovative funding solutions that are fair, … Continue reading