Liberty SBF was established in 2011 and is headquartered in Philadelphia, PA, with satellite offices in Detroit, and Los Angeles. This relative upstart is a multi-pronged commercial real estate lender which prides itself on being able to address the needs and challenges that face small businesses in what is considered a challenging credit environment.
Torro is a business loan provider that is dedicated to solving cash flow and working capital needs for small businesses and entrepreneurs. Founded in 2012, Torro has grown to specialize in small business, new business, and even startup loans, catering to the needs of individuals hoping to jumpstart and expand their businesses.
IOU Financial is a short-term loan provider catering to successful small businesses with a healthy cash flow. With its headquarters in Montreal, Canada, and a North American operations center in Atlanta, Georgia, IOU Financial has funded over $600 million in loans since 2009.
Founded in 2013, QuarterSpot, is an alternative lender that offers short-term loans to small businesses. Unlike other short-term lenders, QuarterSpot loans are fully amortizing, which means that your daily or weekly payments go to both interest and principle.
Fundera has been in the business of making loans happen since 2013. Based out of New York City, they serve as go-betweens for small businesses owners and credit providers in the alternative lending space.
Every small business owner has hopes and dreams and aspirations – face it, if they didn’t, they’d be working for someone else! Many times, however, while they have the desire and the will, they don’t have the means or money to turn a business dream into reality.
Lendio is a free online service that helps business owners to get loans to support their professional goals. The company was founded in 2011 as a way to offer small business owners a quicker way to get funded.
Established in 2013 and based in San Francisco, California, Fundbox is one among many of the US-based non-traditional lenders who provide funding to small businesses. Fundbox can be a very good fit for a company which is fairly new (to get funded, your company must be at least 3 months old) and for which the company’s credit history isn’t yet that appealing.
Founded in 2014, Main Street Finance Group has been there to offer some of the best and most convenient secured and unsecured financing options for small businesses. Main Street Finance works fast to get their clients the financing they need, and in the time they need it most.
StreetShares is an American small business funding community connecting investors with small business owners looking for funding. Since its launch in 2013, StreetShares has won several awards, including the “Best Investment Award” in the 2015 global Harvard Business School New Venture Competition, and has established itself as a popular platform for the funding of small businesses, having facilitated loans of over $100 millions to small businesses all over the United States.