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Talk to a Business Credit Specialist: 1.800.701.7168

Business Credit Notification

Why Did I Get a Business Credit Notification? A business credit notification about your company is likely due to a change in your scores and ratings. It's not unusual for Dun & Bradstreet to reach out to companies when their business credit scores or ratings have changed. Did you get a business credit notification from [...]

By | April 11th, 2017|

What is the D&B® Rating?

What is the D&B® Rating? Business credit scores can help third parties, including lenders and suppliers, better understand the financial health of a company. The D&B Rating is an important component of your business's D&B® business credit profile - a collection of scores and ratings which potential partners may review in order to help manage [...]

By | April 10th, 2017|

Delinquency Predictor Score

Has Your Delinquency Predictor Score Recently Changed? Were you recently notified of a change to your business's Delinquency Predictor Score? Vendors, financial institutions, and landlords are just a few of the partners who may check this score when making decisions about a business. In other words, changes to the score can impact your bottom line. Changes [...]

By | March 31st, 2017|

Paydex® Score

Has Your PAYDEX® Score Recently Increased or Decreased? Were you recently notified of a change to your business's PAYDEX score? If so, you probably have questions about what this means and how it may affect your company. The PAYDEX score is a dollar-weighted indicator intended to reflect a business's past payment performance. Companies receive a [...]

By | March 17th, 2017|

Help Your Business Get Paid On Time

Help Your Business Get Paid On Time The health of your small business can be inextricably linked to the financial stability of your suppliers and customers. If a vendor goes out of business, your ability to deliver a product can grind to a halt until another supplier is found. Likewise, customers that struggle to pay [...]

By | March 16th, 2017|

Is the LLC Structure Right for Your Business?

What is an LLC? An Limited Liability Company or LLC is a hybrid business structure that takes cues from both a sole proprietorship and a corporation. An LLC is a legal entity, meaning courts and laws will recognize the structure, but it is not a tax entity, meaning when filing taxes, an LLC will have [...]

By | February 22nd, 2017|

Line of Credit

Small Business Funding: Lines of Credit A small business line of credit is a standard product offered by many financial institutions such as banks, credit unions, and institutional investment firms. Lines of credit can be a convenient and flexible way of financing for a small business. Is a line of credit the right form of [...]

By | January 30th, 2017|

Managing The Business Reputation You Inherit

By Amber Colley

By | January 24th, 2017|

D&B® Business Credit Profile Incomplete?

Have you recently been notified by Dun & Bradstreet that your business's credit profile is incomplete? Your D&B® business credit profile contains basic details about your company, along with scores and ratings intended to help third parties judge the creditworthiness and financial stability of the organization. As a leading business credit bureau, Dun & Bradstreet [...]

By | December 15th, 2016|

How Business Credit Monitoring Can Help Prevent Fraud

Monitoring your business's credit scores and ratings can alert you to suspicious activity before serious damage is done to your company's credit file.

By | July 7th, 2016|
Talk to a Business Credit Specialist: 1.800.701.7168