Skagit County Revolving Loan Fund Offers Competitive Opportunities for Financing your Business
Friday, August 31, 2018
For Skagit County small businesses searching for funding to support growing and expanding their operations, the Skagit County Revolving Loan Fund offers affordable financing opportunities to purchase equipment or real estate, refinance expensive debt, or improve your business space to attract new clients. Revived by the National Development Council (NDC) earlier this year, this longstanding program is now featuring loans for up to $500,000 at competitive interest rates for eligible businesses--offering another tool for helping grow your business.
For more than 30 years, the Skagit County Revolving Loan Fund Program has supported job retention and creation in Skagit County, while leveraging...
Alternative Lenders Roundtable Event Connects Small Businesses with Resources
Monday, December 24, 2018
Small businesses are critical to Skagit County’s economy. They provide important products and services, create jobs and are a tool for wealth creation. According to the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), 99.9% of U.S. businesses are small businesses. These small businesses in aggregate employ 47.5% of all U.S. employees. Surprisingly, four out of five are single employer businesses.
Here are just a few of the reasons small businesses are important to our local economy:
Small businesses are a significant contributor to the character of a place by adding vitality and vibrancy to a community. The character of a place is important to...
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