July 7, 2017

Is Jensen Beach FL Turning Orange?

If you got an hour to burn, get ready to turn up the music and shed those pounds with the best one hour workout in the Nation. When the owners of the OrangeTheory franchise in Stuart, FL wanted to up another location in Jensen Beach they reached out to us. Finding interested […]
March 16, 2017

Florida Business Loans (Interest Rate Survey) – March 2017

By: John Patterson CFP ® It looks like the Federal Reserve Board is trying a full court press to keep inflation at bay. This month marks the second time in the last 3 months that the Fed has increased rates. If you are filling out your brackets this would raise the Fed’s […]
December 19, 2016

Commercial Loan Rate Survey – Florida

Commercial Loan Rate Survey – Florida By: John Patterson CFP ® Up, up and away. Unfortunately Cats & Kittens, interest rates have recently gone up and future rises in interest rates in 2017 looks probable. The prime rate just rose ¼% and is now at 3.75%. In a little over a month the 5 […]
October 26, 2016

Five Red Flags to Spot a Predatory Small Business Lender

Predatory lending is any lending practice that imposes unfair or abusive loan terms on a borrower. It is also any practice that convinces a borrower to accept unfair terms through deceptive, coercive, exploitative or unscrupulous actions for a loan that a borrower doesn’t need, doesn’t want or can’t afford. Scenario: Despite trying your best your […]