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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.


How Restaurant Loans can be the Secret Ingredient to your Restaurant's Success

The restaurant industry has a reputation for being a tough but exciting one to work in – this is especially true for the small business owners behind it. In addition to a passion for food and..

By Lendified | March 01, 2017 | Categories: online loans, restaurant loans | 0 Comments Read More

Claire from Boutique Diamonds shares her story and advice for small business owners

By Lendified | February 13, 2017 | Categories: Advice, Small Business | 0 Comments Read More

P2P Lending: Is a Peer-to-Peer Loan Right for Your Business?

P2P Lending: Is a Peer-to-Peer Loan Right for Your Business?

P2P (short for peer-to-peer) lending refers to a model that connects investors with borrowers – both individuals and businesses – via..

By Lendified | February 10, 2017 | Categories: P2P Lending, P2P Loans | 0 Comments Read More

Equipment Leasing vs Online Equipment Loans

Do you need equipment for your business? Whether you need new equipment to take advantage of an opportunity or to replace broken or obsolete equipment, it is important to understand the options..

By Lendified | January 31, 2017 | Categories: equipment loans, equipment leasing | 0 Comments Read More

Lendified Executive Selected for OSC Fintech Advisory Panel

The Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) has once again shown its commitment to modernizing regulation by creating a Fintech Advisory Committee. On Thursday the inaugural members were released,..

By Lendified | January 27, 2017 | Categories: fintech, vault circle | 0 Comments Read More

How to Improve Your Small Business Credit Score

Your small business credit score is important. Credit bureaus begin collecting information about your business from day one, using this data to generate reports that impact your ability to get..

By Lendified | January 26, 2017 | Categories: Credit score | 0 Comments Read More

5 Ways To Use Small Business Financing

At Lendified, we are often asked what our loans can be used for. This is understandable since some forms of small business financing in Canada come with restrictions. However, we allow you to put..

Merchant Cash Advances

A merchant cash advance is a lump-sum amount given to a business in exchange for a daily percentage of credit card and/or debit card sales. It is common for merchant cash advance companies to work..