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A Live Oak Bank Customer Success Story – Central Washington Pediatric Dentistry

Amy and Neal Smith of Central Washington Pediatric Dentistry Sometimes, life throws you curve balls. While you may have learned that it helps to adjust your swing accordingly, it’s easier to hit a home run when teammates have your back. Take … read more

HenHouse Brewery Expansion

HenHouse Brewing to expand, move into Santa Rosa

Petaluma’s HenHouse Brewing Co. announced on Monday that is moving to south Santa Rosa and opening a facility that can handle up to 75,000 barrels annually, signaling continuing growth in Sonoma County’s craft beer industry. The brewery, which has attracted … read more

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Lending With Wineries in Mind

Wines & Vines, September 2015: From start-up to acquisition, merger and succession planning, a winery’s bank should be an informed partner. Bankers with knowledge of issues specific to a winery’s needs—in addition to experience with wider financial issues, markets and patterns—are the … read more

SBA Offers Discount Through Veteran Advantage Program

SBA Offers Discount with Veteran Advantage Program

The SBA offers up to 50% off loan guarantee fees with their Veteran Advantage Program through September 30, 2016. As a top SBA lender, Live Oak Bank is proud to extend this offer to veterans seeking financing in the Self-Storage … read more

Veteran Advantage Program

What You Need To Know About the SBA’s Veteran Advantage Program

The SBA is offering up to 50% off loan guarantee fees with their Veteran Advantage Program through September 30, 2016. As a top SBA lender, Live Oak Bank is proud to extend this offer to veterans seeking financing in the … read more

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Practice Ownership Can be a Smart Move Despite Student Loan Debt

By: Suzanne Smither Veterinary Team Brief asked Brian Faulk and Dr. Jessica Trichel of Live Oak Bank about achieving practice ownership despite student loan debt. Practice ownership may seem like a long-term goal that new veterinarians can pursue only after … read more

Funeral Home Lending

Jim Breaux Joins Live Oak Bank’s Funeral Home Lending Division

Live Oak Bank is pleased to welcome Jim Breaux as a Senior Loan Officer on the Funeral Home Lending Team. Breaux joins Live Oak with over 18 years of experience in the financial services industry. Most recently, Breaux served as … read more

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Learn the Benefits of Seller Carry

When deciding to sell your pharmacy, there are various ways to maximize the return on the sale, make it marketable to potential buyers, and expedite the time it takes to transition ownership. Among the many independent buyers seeking to acquire … read more

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Top Questions You Need to Ask Your Potential Lender

  Ask Your Potential Lender You’ve decided it’s time for financing for your funeral home, and you’re ready to contact a lender. Maybe it’s time to update your current facilities, refinance current debt, or buy another location. So how do … read more

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LinkedIn 101

Chances are you’ve already received an invitation to join LinkedIn. It’s is a social media site that primarily focuses on business networking, emphasizing professional networking more than personal updates. It’s extremely useful for promoting your business and recruiting employees. If you’re new … read more