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NCPA Ownership Workshop Scholarship Application

Live Oak Bank, in conjunction with the NCPA Ownership Academy, is proud to announce an Ownership Workshop Scholarship Program. Ownership Workshops are specifically designed for pharmacists considering pharmacy ownership or desiring additional management skills. The Workshop will assist pharmacists in … read more

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Live Oak Bank Begins Financing in the Wine and Craft Beverages Industry

 Live Oak Bank is excited to announce a new lending division offering financing to the Wine and Craft Beverages industry. After extensive industry research, Live Oak assembled a team of lenders and industry experts to address the need for financing to … read more


Are Team Meetings Really That Important?

Of course they are! You really cannot afford to forego regular team meetings—at least once a month with all staff (including doctors and owners!) in attendance. Struggling practices often fall down in team communication and neglect to provide opportunities for … read more

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Live Oak Bank supports another La Cima World Missions trip

With a team of three, Dave Sperows team brings relief to people in Erbil, Kurdistan, Iraq Wednesday, January 7, 2015 – Wilmington, NC – For the past three years, Live Oak Bank has donated to the worldwide humanitarian efforts completed … read more

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5 Things That Kill A Deal

At Live Oak Bank, we have the opportunity to observe the development of many acquisitions and mergers. There are things that make a great deal: a “meeting of the minds” between buyer and seller, complementary strengths among the staffs, compatible … read more

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Why Now Is A Great Time To Build Your Dental Practice

If you’ve been thinking about building your own dental practice, now’s a great time to jump in.  Market conditions continue to support favorable mortgage rates and construction costs. In addition, owning your commercial property still appears to be a reliable and … read more

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Get 2015 Off To A Great Start

Start the New Year off right by forming a great new habit. (Yes, you do not have to resolve to stop a bad habit for a change!) Assessing your practice every month is a terrific habit to develop. Just as … read more

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Investment Advisory White Paper

  How Access to Financing Affects Advisors Plans for Business Succession Planning for an orderly business succession seems to be one of those professional best practices more honored in the breach than the observance, especially among financial advisors. Independent research shows … read more


Know The Key Players In Your Loan Process: Borrower

When you apply for financing for a dental practice purchase, startup or construction project, you’re engaging not only your lender, but a whole group of specialists who bring your loan to fruition. Understanding the roles of the players who create … read more

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The Live Oak U 2014 Year in Review

Well it is that time of year to pull dust off all the traditions, the sweaters, the decorations, and of course a blog post recapping the year. As ever so cliché as it may seem, it is always a good … read more