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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 […]


How to Buy an Existing Business Using the SBA 7(a) Loan Program

Published on October 15th, 2019 by Shawn Andrews in SBA and USDA

This article highlights a brief thought process you may be experiencing when evaluating whether to start your own business or buy an existing business.  Each path to business ownership is equipped with pros and cons, however buying an existing business has become increasingly popular for several reasons and SBA financing tends to be the perfect fit in many situations.


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 Attorneys: Tips for Growing Your Practice

Published on August 22nd, 2019 by Shawn Andrews in SBA and USDA

Offices of Lawyers (NAICS Code: 541110) ranked #11 in our latest research on the top 20 performing industries for SBA financing over the last decade.  During this period, attorneys received more than 5,800 SBA 7(a) loans totaling roughly $1.15 billion.  Attorneys find the 7(a) Program to be one of the most attractive options for financing as a result of the flexibility surrounding the permissible uses of proceeds, such as continuing legal education, refinancing existing debt and working capital to cover case expenses.


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.