3 Things To Consider Before Taking A Business Loan

By Lynnet Okumu / Published September 15, 2022 | 2:20 pm



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For SMEs seeking loans to take their businesses to the next level, Asante Financial Group might just be what you need.

Asante provides loans to SMEs through tailor-made products such as Bloom Loan, Shujaa Business Loan, and Shujaa Business Loan, which can all be easily accessed by those who meet the stipulated criteria.


Loans are financial resources to fulfill all planned as well as unplanned needs. Several internal and external factors can contribute to situations when a borrower is facing a problem in repaying the debt.

But a businessperson needs to plan for such exigencies to keep his/her credit score at a respectable level for future borrowing needs.

To ensure that you’ll have the funds to repay, follow these 3 steps to get you going before taking a business loan

  1. Identify the best lender for your needs

There are many money lenders today in the world of microfinance business, and all of them are claiming to offer the best products and services. As such, it’s not quite easy to choose a legit one that’ll perfectly fit your needs.

To avoid getting frustrated, it’s a good idea to first start by checking a firm’s credibility. Interest rates, customer support, and terms of engagement are other things that must be kept in mind.

  1. Prioritize what’s important and get a loan that fits your business

Determining your financial priorities comes down to one key thing — knowing what is profoundly important to you. Money is used as a tool to achieve your business goals.

Look at the top essential areas where you spend money and gauge whether they have the potential of growing the money. Have this in mind when going for a loan so that you don’t spend it on non-essentials

  1. Pick out repayment terms that work for you

It is important to think about the repayment terms for a loan and whether they will work for you. Some factors to keep in mind here include monthly Installments, interest rates, late payment fees, loan tenure, and automatic withdrawals, among others.

To avoid losses, always have a clear-cut plan on how you’re going to invest the business loan beforehand.

For SMEs seeking loans to take their businesses to the next level, Asante Financial Group might just be what you need.

Asante provides loans to SMEs through tailor-made products such as Bloom Loan, Shujaa Business Loan, and Shujaa Business Loan, which can all be easily accessed by those who meet the stipulated criteria.

If you are looking to grow your business, these products will automatically boost and unlock your entrepreneurial goals!

Related Content: How To Ensure You Are Continuously Eligible For A Loan With Asante






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