Remembering a Good Friend

A single candle in the dark

1982 was a new world for Jack and me. We were barely out of college and starting what turned out to be a very successful factoring company. We had a lot of help along the way.  One of the most influential men in our young lives was Doug Forrer. Jack and I were great at answering the phone […]

Finish 2020 Strong

business team celebration

The challenges of 2020 have not stopped.  Looking back at the end of 2019 business owners were getting ready for another banner year.  The red-hot economy allowed some companies to succeed despite some sloppy business practices.  Here are some tips that would help a company thrive in a good economy and survive when times are […]

Factoring: What Is It and When to Use It

factoring written on a notebook

Slow paying customers is a major reason business owners are held back from growing their companies. A recent survey found that if all late invoices were paid at once, business owners could hire 2.1 million employees and pay themselves $31,000 more! Another study found that 82% of business failures were caused by cash flow problems. […]

Lucky Number 7

The prestigious website www.business.com  has just announced their best factors for 2020.  For seven years running American Receivable has been rated as the BEST factor for small, medium enterprises!  Their vetting processes involved interviewing small business owners, factoring companies, reading reviews and comparing pricing to come up with their best picks. Asked for his reaction, […]

Preparedness Lessons Learned

Did anyone get the license plate of the truck that just hit the world economy?  I think it was Covid-19!! Which makes this the time to make sure your company has a thorough business interruption/disaster plan in place.  This weekend I stocked up disaster supplies for the house; toilet paper, tuna fish and extra beer!  […]

2020 is Faster than Ever

American Receivable Corporation has had a great start to its 4th decade! We have underwritten and funded 7 companies in the staffing industry and a men’s grooming manufacture.  We continue to see growing demand for our factoring services in the healthcare staffing industry.  All these new clients were established businesses and needed additional capital to […]

Financing vs Funding for Small Business

American Receivables - Financing vs Funding

Financing a business can be a challenge.  The old tradition of walking into the bank to get a loan has become more complicated.  You can no longer get a loan on a handshake.  As a small business owner, you may find that you do not qualify for a bank loan.  Banks require good credit and […]

Welcome to Our New Website

Welcome to Our New Website We are excited to announce that our new and improved website is now live! Our new site has a fresh new layout for easier navigation for prospective and current clients as well as brokers. Our goal is to provide you with a quick and easy way to learn not only […]

ARC Continuing Relief Efforts

ARC Continuing Relief Efforts American Receivable Corporation is continuing relief efforts by offering special rates to businesses affected by Hurricane Harvey and extending those rates to those affected by Hurricane Irma. American Receivable has already aided eight Houston area small businesses in their recovery efforts in the last month with hopes to grow that number […]