Financing / Loans

Getting the financing you need to operate your business is the key to success. These resources will show you, in an easy to understand format, how to get the best financing for your business. We recommend navigating these resources along with your SCORE mentor for extra support.

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9 Apr 2014

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- A small-business owner faces two daunting challenges: The first is securing the financing needed to open his enterprise. The second is ensuring he maintains the financing needed to stay open.

“Startups are the hardest to finance,” says Steve A. Spencer, president of the Youngstown chapter of Score, formerly the Service Corps of Retired Executives. Spencer should know. He’s the former president of three commercial banks.