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We Make It Happen—Period: The Rosie Network Story

By StreetShares on September 2, 2015

In the slow and gentle rhythm of her father’s music shop in California, Stephanie Brown’s passion for entrepreneurship was ignited. Stephanie’s father, a Vietnam veteran, had retired from the military and built a business that would allow him to cultivate his love of bringing music to people. He opened his doors to the community and offered free lessons to any veteran that passed through. Stephanie worked in the music store on the weekends as a teenager, soaking up every minute and quietly observing everything her father did.

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Best Podcasts for Veteran Entrepreneurs Part Four: Veteran On The Move

By StreetShares on August 28, 2015

It’s an exciting time to be a veteran business owner: A new generation of military veterans are paving the way to revive and ignite the tradition of veteran entrepreneurship through the creation of veteran-focused incubators, conferences, resources and–of course—podcasts.  We’re excited to bring you part four of a four week series highlighting our top four podcasts by veteran entrepreneurs for veteran entrepreneurs.

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How Transparent is Your Lender, Really?

By StreetShares on August 27, 2015

In a world where hype is huge and companies fail to deliver, it’s more important than ever to have confidence in those handling your finances. Especially when it comes to small business financing. We’ve all heard the stories of businesses stuck in the black abyss of debt because their lender was not upfront with the true cost of the loan. No business wants to there—no business should have to be there. Your lender should be your biggest advocate, believing more in your success than in the bottom line.

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Ask a Vetrepreneur: Article 3

By StreetShares on August 25, 2015

This column is designed to give sound advice on entrepreneurship and business ownership to veteran entrepreneurs and their families.  

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[quiz] How Well Do You Know Your Rights as a Borrower?

By StreetShares on August 22, 2015

The way small businesses borrow money is being transformed, making the funding process faster and easier than ever. But at what cost? See if you're up to snuff on your rights as a potential borrower.

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Best Podcasts for Veteran Entrepreneurs Part Three: The MILBIZ Show

By StreetShares on August 21, 2015

If you’re anything like us, you love finding exciting new resources that inspire and educate. And if they happen to be produced by a veteran,  all the better! We’re excited to bring you part three of a four week series highlighting our top four podcasts by veteran entrepreneurs for veteran entrepreneurs.

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Ask a Vetrepreneur: Article 2

By StreetShares on August 19, 2015

This column is designed to give sound advice on entrepreneurship and business ownership to veteran entrepreneurs and their families.  

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We Stand for You

By StreetShares on August 17, 2015

On August 6, StreetShares, alongside a coalition of lenders, credit marketplaces and nonprofits led the charge to sign the Small Business Borrowers’ Bill of Rights—a commitment to eliminate predatory lending to small businesses.

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July Winner: The Rosie Network

By StreetShares on August 14, 2015

Entrepreneurship is about creating financial freedom, and we want to help our fellow veterans make it happen! That’s why we created the StreetShares Commander’s Call Veteran Business Award.

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Best Podcasts for Veteran Entrepreneurs Part Two: Command Your Business

By StreetShares on August 13, 2015

Love a good podcast? Good. We’re excited to bring you part two of a four week series highlighting our top four podcasts by veteran entrepreneurs for veteran entrepreneurs.

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