starting a business

Mobile Veterinarian Teams Up With Stearns Bank For Equipment Financing

Dr. Kathy Baker (left) and her husband, D..J. (right) started Lucy's Veterinary Care, a mobile veterinary practice, in Atlanta, Georgia in 2018. When starting a small business, flexibility on your equipment loan and repayment terms can help ensure a successful beginning.

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How To Prepare Your Business For A Natural Disaster

Mother Nature isn’t always kind to small businesses.

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franchise opportunities

5 Ways To Avoid Franchisee Failure

To many prospective small business owners, starting a franchise may be the easiest path to success.

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small business management

6 Signs That You’re Ready To Hire Additional Employees

For small business owners, it’s not always easy to know when the right time to hire new employees might be.

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small business management

8 Financing Terms Every Small Business Owner Should Know

It doesn’t matter if you’ve been a small business owner for decades – or for 30 seconds. Looking for business financing can feel like a daunting and uphill climb.

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Equipment Financing

Technology Trends in Construction

While many industries have jumped into advanced technologies like cloud computing and artificial intelligence, the construction industry has remained on the sidelines.

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SBA Loans

Funding A Business Acquisition And The Small Business Loan Program

The Small Business Loan Program can be beneficial for buyers who are interested in acquiring businesses that do not have sufficient tangible assets to meet the collateral requirements of traditional bank financing.

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small business management

Woodworking Vendor Finds Right Financing Relationship With Stearns ...

Stearns Bank account manager Jenny Wood is pictured with SNX Technologies national salesman Jeremy Manea at SNX Technologies in Sauk Rapids, Minnesota.   Jeremy Manea of Sauk Rapids (Minnesota) based SNX Technologies is a national sales manager for the company’s computer-controlled industrial woodworking ...

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Equipment Financing

Dairy Farmer Creating Her Own Path On Family Farm

Tradition means a lot to the Muenster family in Seymour, Wisconsin.

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Equipment Financing, new equipment financing

6 Industries That Can Benefit From Equipment Financing

When business owners face slowing sales and stagnant growth, the cause is often a lack of capital.

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