Cash advances aren't just for individual consumers anymore. Most businesses, global corporations to independent contractors, find themselves in need of a cash advance at some point in their existence. The problem is that not every business finds themselves in a situation where they can get needed funds in an organized, simple, streamlined manner. If you think you're covered because business is doing well or you have insurance, think again. Here are two specific situations in which a small or mid-sized business might be in need of a cash advance precisely because business is booming and in spite of the fact that you have insurance.
Selling items online has become the norm for many people all around the world. For certain items, the condition of the product is important for buyers. This is especially true for the world of collectors and coin dealers. If you plan on selling coins online, it's important to express the condition and quality of the piece that you have up for sale. One way to help with this is by getting the coin evaluated by a coin-grading service.
If you don't want to completely give up receiving a stream of income from your mortgage note but would like access to some immediate funds, you can consider selling a portion of the mortgage note in a partial sale. This means that both you and the mortgage buyer will retain ownership of the note. Depending on the amount you're looking to receive from the sale, the payment history of the note, and the reliability of the debtor, you'll be able to negotiate different deals with a mortgage note buyer.
If you're like many Americans, you may feel as though you're too busy with work and family obligations to spend as much time traveling as you'd wish. Travel budgets can also be a concern, especially for those under a time crunch -- purchasing non-stop plane tickets and other perks to help minimize the amount of time you spend in transit can add up over the course of a vacation. Fortunately, there may be an alternative to placing the cost of your next vacation on your credit card or taking out a payday loan.
To bail or not to bail is one of the most controversial parenting issues pondered. While some parents believe that dealing with the legal process itself is enough of a lesson, other parents believe that they shouldn't bail their child out for them to get a better idea of the consequences of their actions. Still, a surprisingly large amount of young adults do get arrested, with 25% of 18 year olds having an arrest record.