Small businesses have a big impact. And in California, small businesses are thriving.
Whether your small business has two employees or 20, when you have a strong foundation, good ideas and the right financial path, your business contributes to the continued success of California's economy and helps your community thrive. But small businesses can't thrive on good ideas and a big vision alone. If you own a small business in California, chances are good you have a strong relationship with a business banker who partners with you to realize your dreams for your business and your financial future.
A good working relationship with a business banker can benefit your small business in several ways, from providing guidance on loan requests to referring you to a network of professional services. Perhaps the biggest way a bank can aid your small business is by helping you meet your financial goals and obligations through small business loans, lines of credit and treasury management. Collaborating with a business banker can help you decide what type of loan and terms are right for your business, and your banker can walk you through the application process.
Simplifying your life
Running a small business takes organization; so does managing your cash and assets. A business banker can help you efficiently maintain and organize your business's finances so you can focus on more important things — like running your business!
Enlisting the assistance of a business banker can also simplify your life in other ways. Business bankers can help take the guesswork out of balancing your finances by providing customized money management tools and solid advice to help you achieve your goals. And most offer a wide array of online tools you can access from anywhere your business takes you.
You know that a strong business is built on good ideas, plenty of hard work and the right financial path. We know it, too. For over half a century, California Bank & Trust has built lasting relationships with California's small businesses. Keep your small business running smoothly — visit California Bank & Trust's Business Resource Center. [cite::171::cite] [cite::172::cite]
During National Small Business Month, we salute all the small businesses that make California's economy and communities thrive.