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Why Suppliers & Contractors Need Business Credit

Why Suppliers & Contractors Need Business Credit Every company can benefit from building a strong business credit file, but it's especially important for suppliers and contractors. Your company's business credit scores and ratings tell a story about financial responsibility and risk - both of which are important to potential customers, landlords, insurers, and other partners. [...]

By | July 10th, 2018|

How Well Do You Know the D-U-N-S Number?

Get to Know the Dun & Bradstreet D-U-N-S® Number So you think you’re a savvy business owner who knows all about the D-U-N-S Number? Or maybe you’re an ambitious entrepreneur and you’re here to learn (nice work!). This D-U-N-S Number quiz will separate the new entrepreneurs from the know-it-alls. Test your knowledge below – you [...]

By | July 6th, 2018|

Why Startups Need Business Credit

Why Startups Need Business Credit Building a strong business credit file can give companies an advantage when it comes to accessing capital, closing deals, leasing office space, and more. Every business can benefit from business credit, but startups are in a unique position. We’ve created the infographic below to help entrepreneurs understand why it’s important to get [...]

By | July 2nd, 2018|

Build Your Construction Company by Building Your Business Credit

Build Your Construction Company by Building Your Business Credit Construction companies stand to benefit from strong business credit scores and ratings. Whether you’re seeking capital or pursuing contracts, a history of responsible financial behavior can open new doors. We’ve created the infographic below to help construction firms understand how building business credit can overcome common obstacles to growth. How [...]

By | June 29th, 2018|

Manufacturing a Strong Business Credit File for Your Company

Manufacturing a Strong Business Credit File for Your Company Many manufacturers can benefit from building a strong business credit file. In fact, business credit is a lot like the products you manufacture – when you've created something strong and reliable, you'll attract more clients and customers. We've put together the infographic below to help manufacturing companies [...]

By | May 29th, 2018|

Using Business Credit to Help Build Your Construction Company

Using Business Credit to Build Your Construction Company Whether your construction company is just getting off the ground or has enjoyed years of success, understanding business credit can help you fuel growth and manage risk. Building your company's business credit is an important part of establishing a reputation as a reliable contractor. Keeping an eye [...]

By | March 14th, 2018|

Demystifying the D&B D-U-N-S® Number — What is it? How is it used?

How popular is the DUNS Number? How are businesses leveraging their healthy business credit profiles?

By | March 8th, 2018|

Help Grow Your Manufacturing Company with Business Credit

Help Grow Your Manufacturing Company with Business Credit Business credit can help fuel your manufacturing company's growth, and as you grow, you'll be able to leverage your business credit file in new ways. You depend upon new contracts and favorable lending terms to maintain healthy margins, and strong business credit scores and ratings can help with both. We've put together the [...]

By | March 6th, 2018|

Business Credit for Startups

Business Credit for Startups If you're brand new to the business world, one of the first things you should do is establish your business credit file by getting a D&B® D-U-N-S Number. If you're a startup, establish your business credit file by getting a Dun & Bradstreet D-U-N-S Number  This nine-digit number creates a business credit [...]

By | November 30th, 2017|

Help Improve Your Cash Flow with the Help of Business Credit

Improve Your Cash Flow with the Help of Business Credit Money doesn’t usually flow into a business at the same rate it goes out – and, in most cases, that rate is constantly changing. Because of this, cash flow management can be hugely important to running a business. After all, you need cash on hand [...]

By | November 30th, 2017|
Talk to a Business Credit Specialist: 1.800.701.7168