Tag Archive: loans

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    Corporate Leaders to open a Kiddie Academy® Child Care Center

    Taisha and Deepak Vazirani met while working as Financial Managers at AT&T– this couple knows what it’s like to work together and grow a successful business. With more than 25 years of combined corporate experience, working at companies such as Campbell Soup, Proctor & Gamble, Polo Ralph Lauren, and AT & T, they were looking […]

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    Using Retirement Funds to Finance your Franchise

    Financing is a crucial step in any new business proposition.  Did you know that you can invest your existing retirement funds in a new franchise operation—without taxes or penalties?  Unlike a loan with monthly payments, you use pre-tax dollars to fund your business.  You also gain business equity and an improved cash flow position from […]

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    High Interest From Them Means Low Interest for You

    Big Banks Leading the Lending Charge   According to a recent Wall Street Journal article, a survey of loan officers performed by the Federal Reserve “cited more aggressive competition” among lenders. Why is this good for you?  The increased competition among banks to lend money means lower interest rates for loan recipients — for you. […]

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    4 Ways you’re Hurting your Shot at becoming a Franchise Owner

    Mistakes that hurt your credit score: Lending has made its (almost full) return. Loans are becoming more available, and all in time for you to start your own franchise business. Hold on, there’s more. Before the bank gives you a stamp of approval for a small business loan, they’re going to be examining your credit […]

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    Staying Current with Franchise Trends

    Lucky us – we’re heading to Orlando not once, but twice in 2012, and not just for the sunny beaches!  The Annual Conference for Kiddie Academy franchisees is in May. But first we’re off to the IFA’s Annual Convention next week. What is the IFA? The IFA is the International Franchise Association, an organization created […]

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    The Value of Opening a Franchise when Seeking Financing

    Given that small businesses are the lifeblood of America, it’s no wonder that The Wall Street Journal recently dedicated a front-page article to the topic of how the depressed housing market is creating a financing crisis for entrepreneurs. Using home-equity to finance business growth is something of an American tradition. As the article notes, “American […]

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