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Windsor Advantage Acquires Meridian Loan Partners, Re-brands to Accel

Published on February 28th, 2020 by Windsor Advantage, LLC in Company Updates

Windsor Advantage, LLC, the nation’s leading service provider of government guaranteed loans to over 90 banks and credit unions, has announced the acquisition of Meridian Loan Partners, a technology focused service provider for SBA 7(a) loans located in Charleston, South Carolina. Since its inception in 2018, Meridian has provided banks, credit unions, non-bank lenders and […]


SBA Loans for Accountants: What You Need to Know

Published on September 24th, 2019 by Shawn Andrews in SBA and USDA

We recently explored the top performing industries that have utilized the SBA 7(a) Loan Program to secure small-business financing, and among this group, Offices of Certified Public Accountants (NAICS Code: 541211) ranked #18 on our list.  Helping more than 3,100 firms from FY2010-2018, accountants have historically found the program to be one of the most popular ways to start or expand operations.


How to Effectively Manage SBA Loans

Published on September 11th, 2019 by Windsor Advantage, LLC in White Papers

The Ultimate Guide for Navigating Payment Modifications, Forbearance Agreements and Liquidations No Lender likes hearing the news that one of their loans has gone into default.  For SBA loans, this news can bring extra anxiety given the additional compliance required in SBA loan liquidations.  Those familiar with the SBA 7(a) Loan Program understand that the […]


SBA Loans for Engineers: The Ultimate Guide

Published on July 16th, 2019 by Shawn Andrews in SBA and USDA

In our latest analysis of the top 20 performing industries, Engineering Services (NAICS Code: 541330) ranked #20.  From October 1, 2009 to December 21, 2018, engineering firms received 3,058 SBA loans totaling roughly $1.06 billion.  While “engineering services” is a broad category covering many types of engineers, the need for capital and the value of SBA financing is similar across all categories.


The Top 20 Industries for SBA Financing in 2019

Published on June 24th, 2019 by Shawn Andrews in SBA and USDA

SBA 7(a) financing is one of the most common ways for small-businesses to access capital for growth and business expansion.  As highlighted in our recent articles, these loans offer low interest rates and long repayment terms, but navigating the application process can be difficult for many potential borrowers.


OCRM Audits: 3 Tips for Success with SBA Program Compliance

Published on June 12th, 2019 by Windsor Advantage, LLC in SBA and USDA

Significant SBA 7(a) loan growth in recent years has the attention of Capital Hill.  Though Congress continues to appropriate adequate funds to the program, the continued support has brought a demand for increased oversight of the program and its lenders. The Office of Credit Risk Management (OCRM) is tasked with this oversight requirement and recent […]