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Last Man Standing...The Big Banks Got What Was Due Them - 04/28/09 11:39 AM
How ironic it is that America’s largest banks, in their ever-increasing quest for growth at any cost, drifted horribly away from their skill-sets and knowledge-base and into exotic financial instruments few people sold and even less understood. Now we continue to bailout these “too-big-to-fail” institutions while America’s small businesses eagerly wait to see if anyone in Washington will even remember them and offer a hand-up. Well . . . you’ve been waiting a while, haven’t you? I find it amazing that Congress (the House of Representatives, in this case) can act so quickly (and be so incredulous) to enact legislation (unconstitutional, (2 comments)
MCC Buzz - 04/14/09 04:09 PM
There's a chance you've heard by now, but I don't like leaving things to chance. I figure an official blog post about our name change will ensure that you and everyone else has the chance to read the details. I'm proud to announce that effective April 1st, 2009, Mercantile Commercial Capital, LLC changed its name to Mercantile Capital Corporation. We'd appreciate it if you'd take just a second to update your records to reflect our new identity. We value the opportunity to do business with you and those you know, and look forward to our continued association. In other news, we (0 comments)
In the midst of another busy week . . . - 04/08/09 01:34 PM
I know I haven't blogged much lately about the economy, small businesses, or commercial real estate. It's just that I've been busy "renaming" the SBA 504 Loan program and reorganizing for nationwide expansion as Mercantile Capital Corporation, all while doing a fair amount of traveling (not to the G-20 Summit, but traveling nonetheless). As I look over my already-packed calendar for this week, I thought I'd give you a heads-up on some things you might be interested in. First of all, I'm happy to be featured on the Toilet Paper Entrepreneur’s recent list of "115 Marketing Strategies For Small Business". Go (0 comments)
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