Category Archives: Financing

How to Build a Strong Relationship with Your Banker

This week’s article is by Arthur F. Rothberg, Managing Director, CFO Edge, LLC. Understanding how to build a strong relationship with your banker is as critical as cultivating positive relationships with your CPA and attorney. Indeed, the phrase, “triad of … Continue reading

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How to Structure Your Business Capital

This week’s article is by Arthur F. Rothberg, Managing Director, CFO Edge, LLC. Given the different types of business capital – such as loans, equity and retained earnings – and their benefits and drawbacks, a critical factor in every company’s … Continue reading

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The Importance of Keeping Your House in Order

This week’s post and linked full PDF are by Michael K. Menerey, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. When they don’t keep their financial and business house in order, executives leading small and mid-sized companies face more hurdles as they seek funding … Continue reading

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How to Meet Today’s Small Business Financing Challenges

This week’s post and linked full PDF are by Michael K. Menerey, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. Although the economy is slowly improving and interest rates are low, large banks are doing less small business lending – thereby leaving many SoCal … Continue reading

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Challenges Business Owners Face in Raising Equity Funds

This week’s post and linked full PDF are by Mark S. Becker, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. Faced with needs for cash infusions to grow their businesses and having primary options of debt or equity, Los Angeles and Southern California business owners … Continue reading

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Choosing the Right Capital Structure for Your Business

This week’s post and full article are by Howard Goldman, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. Faced with the need to raise capital for growth, more inventory, more employees, or expansion, Los Angeles and Southern California business leaders have a number of … Continue reading

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Why Accrual Accounting Is Preferable to Cash Accounting

This week’s post and full article are by Michael K. Menerey, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. While executives at Los Angeles and Southern California businesses are aware of both cash basis accounting (“cash accounting”) and accrual basis accounting (“accrual accounting”), many … Continue reading

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SBA Loans Can Be Great Tools

This week’s post and linked full article are by Michael K. Menerey, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. Even if Los Angeles and Southern California businesses are experiencing positive financial trending, many are finding that credit is still tight. It is not … Continue reading

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Overcome the Hurdles and Get the Business Loan You Deserve

This week’s post and linked full article are by Michael K. Menerey, Partner, CFO Edge, LLC. Although there have been signs that the economy is improving, it can still be a struggle for an even healthy Los Angeles or Southern … Continue reading

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Two Types of Alternative Financing to Help Bridge Cash Flow Gaps

With the economic recovery moving slower than we would like, many Los Angeles and Southern California business leaders are finding that it’s still difficult to obtain working capital financing for their companies. The time lag that exists – between when … Continue reading

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