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Tip 12 - Think about new finance options
The availability of finance remains a major problem for many businesses. But the increasing sense that banks can no longer fulfil the needs of business has meant that many firms are investigating new, alternative finance options.
New techniques like peer-to-peer (P2P) lending have the potential to revolutionise the way in which businesses raise cash, and can enable you to significantly reduce the amount of time you spend negotiating with the bank. Click here for more information on P2P lending.