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Discusses Alternative Lending Options for Small Business Owners On Sunday February 20th the popular MSNBC show “Your Business” featured a segment with On Deck CEO Mitch Jacobs. Click here to watch host JJ Ramberg and […]

Web startup that provides one-stop small business loans is the latest Silicon Alley player to pique venture capital’s interest. by Benjamin J Spencer – January 27, 2011 By 2006, Mitch Jacobs had already created two […]

by Matt Quinn Just before Christmas, the Treasury Department released the terms for banks wishing to tap into the $30-billion Small Business Lending Fund created by Congress. Many would-be participants were less than enthused by […]

Many are seeing glimmers of recovery, or even making their own opportunities November 29, 2010 Credit flowed so freely before the recession that people in the restaurant industry often use hyperbole to describe how easy […]

The online lending service is thriving by making loans to struggling small companies. Its founder wants to turn it into a matchmaking system for business borrowers and lenders. by John Tozzi When Mitch Jacobs founded […]

May 6, 2010 With the recession having left many banks reluctant to lend, small businesses have struggled to find other sources of credit. One intriguing alternative is On Deck Capital, which promises to revolutionize lending […]

April 23, 2010 If you’ve ever tried to get a bank loan or a line of credit to keep your business humming, especially in its early startup phase, you may have run smack into a […]

February 2, 2010 by Kyle Stock …Since it made its first loans in 2007, On Deck Capital Inc., a New York-based asset-based lender, has handed out $50 million to some 2,000 businesses, few of which […]

February 1, 2010 By: Don Davis …If established online retailers have trouble getting loans, imagine what it’s like for the husband and wife team of Robert and Elizabeth Antunovic who began building their e-retail company, […]