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Experian/Moody’s Analytics 2nd Quarter ’20

Small-business credit outlook remains negative in a poor sales environment Q2 report findings Small businesses have turned to borrowing to survive periods of prolonged slumping sales, in many cases from government programs offering loan forgiveness. This increased borrowing has helped to hide rising delinquent balances, but such a solution is a short-term fix. Small businesses…

Creating Your New Year Financial Plan

  As 2019 comes to a close, many people are outlining their goals for the new year. For some people, this means making plans to get healthier, reconnect with old friends or find a new job. For many, improving financial health comes in at the top of the list. In fact, we know saving more is a top resolution for 50% of people and one in…

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Experian/Moody’s Analytics Q3 Report

Small-business credit is positive, with a waning outlook Q3 report findings Talk of a trade deal helped to shape the narrative for the third quarter, but there is more at play for small businesses than trade. Delinquency rates fell across most industries, but agriculture-related industries like construction and transportation had a rough quarter. A rising…

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Experian/Moody’s Analytics Q2 Report

Experian/Moody’s Analytics Main Street Report brings deep insight into the overall financial well-being of the small-business landscape. As well as providing commentary around what certain trends mean for credit grantors and the small-business community as a whole. Key factors comprised by the Main Street Report includes: combination of business credit data (credit balances, delinquency rates,…

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Phishing Attacks

Don’t Take the Bait: Protecting Your Business from Phishing Attacks w/ Mike Gross.   56% of IT decision makers say targeted phishing attacks are their top security threat. – CSO How many of you have almost fallen victim to one of the oldest and most common fraud scams in the books, a phishing email? Phishing…

The Real Difference!

The difference between a business credit report vs. a personal credit report? The separation between your personal credit and your business credit can be tricky for small businesses, especially when you ARE the business. Experts recommend having a clear distinction between your personal and business finances as far as that’s possible. Building business credit aside…

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Experian/Moody’s Analytics report

Developed by Experian® the leading global information services company, and Moody’s Analytics, the new Experian/Moody’s Analytics Main Street Report brings deep insight into the overall financial well-being of the small-business landscape, as well as providing commentary around what certain trends mean for credit grantors and the small-business community as a whole. Q1 2019 Highlights: Effects…