What is Cash Flow in Business?

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Cash flow is the movement of money in and out or your business. The amount of positive cash flow is what funders look at when evaluating a company.  Successful businesses have a positive cash flow.  When a company is paid money by a customer is an example of positive cash flow.  An example of negative […]

Small Business Funding

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Finding funding for your business can be challenging, but with a bit of work and planning, you can find the money you need to help your company grow.  Many small and medium sized businesses are held back by lack of money. Here are some ideas to help you secure funding for your business. If your […]

How Factoring Cash Flows Texas Businesses

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American Receivable opened their doors 43 years ago and started helping Texas companies survive and grow.  Right away companies from industrial supplies, specialized cleaning, IT staffing, distribution, healthcare staffing, oil field service, and manufacturing were all growing their business with our account receivable factoring service. The Texas economy has seen several booms and busts since […]

Factoring for Staffing Companies is a Recipe for Success

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Many companies struggle to meet payroll and operating expenses, especially when their customers are slow to pay their invoice.  Staffing companies often experience this pain when they have weekly payroll but are only getting paid every 30 days by their customers.  Factoring is the solution for this common problem. Simple Successful staffing companies know better […]

Run a Tight Ship

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Running a tight ship is essential to the survival of your business. In order to maximize profit, the entrepreneur has to make sure that they have a tight system in place from on-boarding a new customer to receiving and accounting for payments.

Is Your Business Prepared for an Emergency?

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Natural disasters can happen anywhere and at any time.  Over the past several weeks North Texas has already suffered through several tornados – and the storm season has only now started.  In 2019 our office building was heavily damaged by a storm.  For several weeks our building was closed as they assessed the damage.  Tornados, […]

The Evolution of Receivable Factoring

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Factoring has been around for centuries.  Business owners have always had a need for additional financing.  And factoring accounts receivable has always been a reliable source of alternative finance.  Still, factoring is typically a small part of the curriculum in most university finance departments.  Let’s take a look at the history and evolution of receivable […]