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Can you get government financing for a business when you are unemployed, free financing or qualifying?

As a national sales manager, director of sales in the consumer products industry I can't find a position located in St. Louis, MO and I have 20 experience. The only business I could come up with would be a distributorship. I only have a small amount in my 401K left, losing home as we speak, it couldn't get any worse. I need financing to start the one thing I have done all my life, business development and sales. How do I go about this. Is there any government financing when you don't have an income? I've even managed brokers and distributors, would like to stay in that nondurable distributorship business.

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Sep 9, 2010
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The SBA has loan guarantee programs for business start ups such as the 7a. All lenders who loan money under these guarantee programs will require at least 20 % of your own money in the project. Nobody will lend 100 % because this means all of risk is with the lending bank. You also need at least a fair credit score and a business plan to get a loan. Contact your local SBDC (small business development Corp). They can help you (give guidance) with your situation

Sep 5, 2010
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Sep 5, 2010