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10 Jul
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Why Now Is The Time For Financial Advisors To Leverage An SBA Loan

Covid has brought many changes and challenges to the financial industry. It has also brought opportunity in the form of government programs designed to keep small businesses not only open, but also growing. Chief among them are the SBA 7(a) and 504 loan programs, which are designed to make credit accessible to business owners looking […]

14 May
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How to Choose a Lender for Your Financial Advisor Practice

In our previous post, we discussed how having financing in place gives you a competitive edge in acquisitions. Many advisors don’t stop at one acquisition, choosing instead to use acquisitions as an ongoing growth strategy. Whether you plan on purchasing one practice or many, having a strong relationship with a lender is key to a […]

07 May
How Financing Gives You an Edge in Financial Advisor Acquisitions

How Financing Gives You an Edge in Acquisitions

Over the past several years, there has been a surge in the number of advisors looking to grow through acquisitions. This has created a market where sellers have multiple buyers to choose from and buyers must compete for the deal. Many factors influence a seller’s decision, including the buyer’s personality, cultural fit, and investment philosophy. […]

20 Feb

The Key to Getting Through an Acquisition is Preparation

Acquisitions are a great way to grow your financial practice. They allow you to scale quickly and immediately generate revenue from the new book of business. For many practice leaders, acquisitions are not part of their regular routine and the demands of the process can create challenges before, during, and after the deal. That’s why […]

16 Jan
Loan Options for Purchasing a Financial Advisor Practice

What are My Loan Options for Purchasing a Financial Advisor Practice?

Recently, we shared a post highlighting the many financing options available to financial advisors looking to purchase a book of business. We specifically noted how lenders have learned how to value the goodwill collateral of a financial advisor practice in order to develop lending solutions specifically geared to this unique market. Typically, these loans fall […]