Three Alternative Lending Sources for Small Businesses

Alternative lending is a growing phenomenon.

Alternative lending has grown in popularity as small businesses look for financing. Here are three alternative options that offer huge potential rewards.

Improving Business Processes With New Technology: Embracing Change and Rejecting Fear

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Improving business processes often means embracing new technology. Careful planning and open communication are key to successful change management.

Lifecycle Management Part 4: Making the Most of Customer Interactions

Interacting with your financial institution customers

When banks do get a chance to personally interact with customers and prospects, it is important to make the most of those opportunities.

Lifecycle Management Part 3: Know Your Customer With Relationship Optimization

Your cross-sell chances are limited until you know your customer.

Know your customer through a holistic understanding gained by a combination of first- and third-party data.

Lifecycle Management Part 2: How To Keep Fickle Customers on Your Side

Fifth Third Bank works hard to avoid fickle customers.

For the fickle customer, banks have become a utility for them instead of a personalized service. Here, we explore how a bank turned that perception around.

Rethinking B2B Risk, Part 5: Improved Credit Risk Management Through New Technology

Credit risk management has become easier through technology.

Credit risk management has become more efficient due to emerging technology. Keeping your systems up to date is crucial in helping you manage your business

Rethinking B2B Risk, Part 4: Lowering Risk Exposure With Decision Analytics

Automation can smooth the process of decision analytics.

By incorporating automation tools to help with decision analytics, creditors can gain deeper insights without losing control.

Rethinking B2B Risk, Part 3: Can Fast Response Times and Effective Credit Risk Management Coexist?

Embrace real-time reporting to retain customer interest.

By reducing the time between credit request and decision, a business and its customers can both benefit.

Rethinking B2B Risk, Part 2: Workflow Optimization — A Pathway to Lower Credit Risk

Optimizing complex workflow processes is a pathway to lower risk.

If your customer base is other businesses, B2B risk management needs to remain a top priority. Workflow optimization can enhance this process.

Rethinking B2B Risk, Part 1: Is Your Organizational Structure Causing Undue Credit Risk?

Complex organizational structures can cause undue financial risk.

When extending credit to any business, B2B credit risk management needs to be a primary concern. This includes organizational structure — is yours a risk?