The Small Business Administration (SBA) guarantees loans made by banks and other lenders to small businesses. There are very specific requirements to getting a bank to approve an SBA Loan.

There are different types of loans available depending on your specific needs and situation.

General Small Business Loans 7 (a) – most common “SBA 7A Loans”

Microloans – for certain small business and not-for-profit child care centers.

Real Estate & Equipment Loans CDC/504 – financing for fixed assets and Real Estate “SBA Equipment Loans”

Disaster Loans – Loans to repair certain damaged and destroyed items when there is a declared natural disaster

Limitations of SBA financing – Overview of program limitations

SBA Learning Center – Tutorials designed to help you develop, operate and sell your business

Recommended tutorials

Buying a business

Selling your business

Introduction to crowdfunding

Legal requirements for small businesses

****The SBA offers an incredible amount of support and information which can help you develop, maintain and consistently improve your business. We suggest bookmarking this website and referring back to it often.