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Everything Business Owners Should Know About Ontario’s Minimum Wage Hike

You may have noticed news reports on Premier Wynne’s changes to labour laws in recent weeks, including a new minimum wage and added benefits for workers. This affects all businesses – but many..

By Lendified | June 14, 2017 | Categories: Small Business Advice | 0 Comments Read More

Tips on How to Take Your Restaurant on the Road with a Food Truck

Canadians love food trucks. Though we initially lagged behind our neighbours to the south when it came to restaurants on wheels, in recent years food trucks have flourished in Canada and become a..

Summer Construction Survival Tips for Small Businesses

Most cities in Canada have two seasons: winter and construction - or so the saying goes. We asked our Toronto team how small businesses adapt during the construction season and wanted to share the..

How Creative Agencies can Benefit from Business Loans

Canada’s creative economy is growing. Yet compared to their counterparts in the technology sector, creative agencies often struggle to find adequate sources of financing and working capital. While..

Crowdfunding vs. Small Business Loans

Crowdfunding has proliferated in recent years, with platforms like Kickstarter and Indiegogo making the news alongside celebrity-backed projects and high profile startup success stories. During..

By Lendified | April 27, 2017 | Categories: Small Business Loans, Crowdfunding | 0 Comments Read More

Should You Buy or Lease Equipment for Your Business?

To buy or to lease – that is the question. Many small business owners find this a hard one to answer. Read on as we explore how equipment leasing stacks up purchasing the equipment outright.

By Lendified | April 21, 2017 | Categories: equipment loans, equipment leasing | 0 Comments Read More

A Simple Guide to Small Business Funding

Are you a small business owner looking for funding to build your business? Here is a simple overview of the most popular options so you can find the right fit for your needs.

How Online Business Loans Can Jumpstart Sales for Auto Repair Shops

Most of us have needed a boost at one point in time – something mechanics know all too well. Similarly, most small business owners find themselves in need of capital every now and then and the..

By Lendified | March 30, 2017 | Categories: online business loan, auto repair shop | 0 Comments Read More

Things you should know about Merchant Cash Advances

A merchant cash advance (also known as a business cash advance) is one of many alternatives available to small business owners in need of capital quickly. But what exactly is a merchant cash..

Why You Need a Business Loan (Not a Personal Loan) for your Business

We’ve all heard the sayings about “mixing business with pleasure,” warning that business and personal matters could be a risky combination. This is especially true when it comes to finances.