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Do these options sound a little beyond your capability to pursue? If so you might want to check out [[microfinancing_opportunities|Microfinancing]]. This type of funding has been used in other countries for a quite a while to help people start very small businesses that help lift them out of poverty. Now there are [[microfinancing_in_the_united_states|microfinancing options in the U.S.]] They can be ideal for those with a low income, no bank relationship, and little or no business training. What you do need is a good idea, a reasonable feel for your market, and the determination to do what it takes to get a business going. Do these options sound a little beyond your capability to pursue? If so you might want to check out [[microfinancing_opportunities|Microfinancing]]. This type of funding has been used in other countries for a quite a while to help people start very small businesses that help lift them out of poverty. Now there are [[microfinancing_in_the_united_states|microfinancing options in the U.S.]] They can be ideal for those with a low income, no bank relationship, and little or no business training. What you do need is a good idea, a reasonable feel for your market, and the determination to do what it takes to get a business going.
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 +You might also consider some new loan sources if grants aren't coming your way. Does your business accept payment via PayPal? You might want to consider it. PayPal gets to know its business customers and has some insight into their operations and cash flow. So it can assess which clients could reliably repay a loan. At the end of one transaction we viewed on PayPal recently they asked if the business was interested in a loan of $5,000 to $500,000! Not bad -- and certainly worth looking into ... and maybe starting a relationship with PayPal.
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