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Benetrends Announces Sport Clips Haircuts As The Most Recent Franchise To Participate In Proprietary $100 Million Fund

Benetrends has partnered with Sport Clips Haircuts to provide funding through a new $100 million franchise financing program. As the nation's largest franchise dedicated to men's and boys' hair care, Sport Clips Haircuts will receive $10 million in funding to drive its expansion across the U.S. Benetrends' $100 million fund was created to help International Franchise Association franchisor members provide qualified candidates with direct access to capital for new store development. Sport Clips...

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"The Price of Business," an interview with Dallas Kerley on funding options from the Franchise Expo South

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"The Price Of Business," An Interview With Dallas Kerley On Funding Options From The Franchise Expo South Benetrends has been around for 30 years, helping entrepreneurs fund the business of their dreams. We are actually the original architects of a strategy that allows an entrepreneur to use their retirement funds, such as an IRA or a 401(k), 403(b), to purchase their business, tax deferred or penalty free. Now that's interesting, because one of the underpinning philosophy under your various tax...

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Benetrends Client Spotlight: Glory Galucci, Owner of Any Lab Test Now

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Name:  Glory Galucci Opening Date: 2007 Company:  Any Lab Test Now Location:  105 W. NC Hwy 54, Ste. 245, Durham, NC 27713 How has your life experience made you the leader you are today? I have had my share of challenges and success with each one providing something different from which to learn.  I was the first person in my family to go to college so I had to really want it and push for it. However, being brought up by working class parents with no business experience, I became your more...

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Did you know you can use your retirement savings to start a business, tax deferred and penalty free?

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Small Business Funding Your 401(k), IRA or other qualified retirement account can be the key to starting your business debt-free and cash-rich. Benetrends’ exclusive Rainmaker Plan® allows you to utilize the full potential of your existing retirement accounts to purchase your own business, thereby enabling you to eliminate or reduce the need for additional loans. Benetrends Rainmaker Plan® is designed specifically to help you: Save for the future Minimize debt Access business capital Stimulate...

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Retiring To Grow: Benetrends CEO on How Franchisees can Finance Growth

Retiring To Grow: Benetrends CEO on How Franchisees can Finance Growth It's not uncommon for entrepreneurs and business operators today to tap into their 401k or other retirement accounts to seed growth and expansion. This holds true in franchising as well. If you're a multi-unit franchisee considering how you might use your 401(k) to expand your operation you probably have questions. Here is an overview of how the process works, the pros and cons, and legal implications. Benetrends has more than...

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Volunteering with Ultimate Cruise Experience (UCE)

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Urban Life Feed, Inc., presents The Ultimate Cruise Experience (UCE), whose main goal is to assist with urban family development, youth and international outreach, and community service efforts. The mission of the Urban Life Feed, Inc. is to reach, teach, and empower our future leaders by feeding the visions of tomorrow. The Ultimate Cruise Experience and the associated community service initiatives have provided various volunteer services such as donated school supplies, monetary donations, mentoring,...

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How To Use Your Retirement Funds To Purchase A Business; An Infographic

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New Infographic Explains How to Use Your Retirement Funds to Purchase a Business. Benetrends illustrates how entrepreneurs can use their qualified retirement plan to purchase, or recapitalize a business or franchise, tax deferred and penalty free. The infographic highlights the process of using a rollover for business startup transaction and the benefits of this type of model.  Benetrends, 401(k)/IRA Business Funding has helped over 10,000 entrepreneurs start their business.  The Benetrends process...

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Feature Franchise: Title Boxing

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Benetrends is Partnered With America’s Most Recognized Franchise Brands. As a trusted leader in franchise funding, Benetrends has helped thousands of entrepreneurs launch their businesses successfully, with innovative strategies that make the most of every opportunity.  Benetrends is committed to providing best in class programs to our partners including: SBA Loans, 401(k)/IRA Business Funding, Commercial Insurance, Health Insurance, Payroll & Human Resource Services. Why have more than...

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Voice America Radio: Interview With Dallas Kerley- Small Business Funding Strategies

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Small Business Funding Strategies January 14, 2014 Hosted by Robert Howells and Doug Scheiding Click to listen to the interview Join Dallas Kerley, Chief Development Officer, Benetrends, as he reviews small business funding strategies. Every funding program has advantages and disadvantages and it’s important to know that the strategy you choose is appropriate for your individual needs. Every business is unique, and every entrepreneur has a different tolerance for risk. What works for one may not...

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2014 Philadelphia SmartCEO Future 50 Awards

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Congratulations to President & CEO, Rocco Fiorentino The Future 50 Awards program is the largest and most highly anticipated SmartCEO awards program of the year. This program recognizes 50 fast-growth, mid-sized companies in the region, five large Blue Chip companies and five small Emerging Growth companies. These companies represent the future of the region’s economy and embody the entrepreneurial spirit critical for leadership and success. Philadelphia SmartCEO honored the 2014 Future 50...

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