Tag Archive: Angel Investor

Hard Lessons in Modern Lending – Cont’d – post #3

Burt Helm | Inc. magazine  http://www.inc.com/magazine/201211/burt-helm/hard-lessons-in-modern-lending_page 3.html published Oct 30, 2012 …Cont’d from previous post dated March 8th 2013 … When banks move to stem problem loans, they follow a standard procedure, says Mitchell… Continue reading

Hard Lessons in Modern Lending

Burt Helm | Inc. magazine http://www.inc.com/magazine/201211/burt-helm/hard-lessons-in-modern-lending.html Oct 30, 2012 After the financial crisis, banks had to reduce risk. For business owners, the process has been a difficult education in the current-day workings of… Continue reading

Case Study: When Your Bank Stops Lending

Nitasha Tiku Jul  1, 2009  http://www.inc.com/magazine/20090701/case-study-when-your-bank-stops-lending.html When Able Planet’s bank pulled his $2.5 million line of credit, founder Kevin Semcken had to think fast. Jamie Kripke NOW HEAR THIS Kevin Semcken had high… Continue reading

Complaints against banks & building societies double Q3 2012 – Financial Ombudsman Service

Tuesday 5 March 2013 06.00 GMT Financial ombudsman swamped as PrePayment Insurance cases rise 147% Financial Ombudsman Service has received more than 600,000 complaints about PPI (payment protection insurance) since 2000 – almost half… Continue reading

Great Business Advice – The Business Insider War Room

I always love to read excerpts and sound bytes from leaders in business  – here are a few that have caught my eye tonight from ‘The Business Insider – War Room’: 15 Tips On Becoming… Continue reading

Making Friends with The Dragon’s Den

And come away smiling…with kudos from the King of The Dragons, himself… Eight days notice! That’s all the warning I got from The Dragons’ Den that I had been chosen to pitch The Dragon’s at… Continue reading