Entries by greg slote

Alternative Lenders Peddle Pricey Commercial Loans

With Credit for Businesses Tight, Nonbank Lenders Offer Financing at a Price When Khien Nguyen needed $180,000 to open his 13th nail salon near Philadelphia in November, he didn’t go to a bank. Mr. Nguyen’s credit score had dropped during the recession, so he figured a bank would put him through weeks of aggravation, then […]