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Debt or Equity Financing for Your Business?
Posted on February 28, 2018

We ran across an article titled “How to Decide Whether You Need Debt or Equity Financing for Your Business” and thought it was worth sharing Forecasting 2018 as a great year to expand and/or start a new business, the article speaks to the importance of cash flow and making the right decision in terms of looking for

National Mentoring Month
Posted on January 11, 2018

January is National Mentoring Month and this link is a nice breakout of the SBA/SBDC offices around the country.  A mentor does not have all the answers but can help serve as that sounding board allowing new ideas to generate from two people communicating. If there are financial questions you are facing in your business,

Community Participation
Posted on December 19, 2017

Following is for release today concerning our community involvement project this past month: The employees of Great Plains Transportation Services, Inc. and Partners Funding, Inc. have been involved for the past 25 business days in the eighth annual  “Let’s Help a Charity Dress Casual Campaign”.  In order for the employees to dress casually at the

Cash Flow Partner
Posted on December 13, 2017

Reflecting on the past several months, the “what” (funding of commercial receivables, next day) of Factoring is pretty easy to understand but the “why” from a small business perspective is a critical component not easily understood.   As review, having a predictable cash flow partner, like Partners Funding, helps in many ways: Growth – by paying

IRS National Tax Security Awareness Week
Posted on November 22, 2017

On line security continues to be a critical topic that we’ve seen many articles/seminars developed to address.  We thought the designation, by the IRS, of next week as National Tax Security Awareness Week of interest and wanted to share the information. Briefly, for the second year, the Internal Revenue Service, state tax agencies and the tax

Posted on November 7, 2017

It’s that time of year again!  2017 MN IRP Expiration Date is February 28, 2018. Don’t drown in a mountain of renewals! 2017 IFTA Licenses expire 12.31.17 2018 Unified Carrier Registration must be filed by 1.1.18 Great Plains Transportation Services, Inc. (parent to Partners Funding, Inc.) Authority Department can help!  Contact us today to file

22nd Anniversary
Posted on November 1, 2017

Today marks the 22nd anniversary for Great Plains Transportation Services, Inc. Great Plains Transportation Services is the parent company to Partners Funding, Inc.  That means we’ve been helping businesses manage and grow for those past 22 years! Contact us to find out more on how we can be of help.

Start Up Week
Posted on October 5, 2017

It’s exciting to see all the activity and events that are schedule for the Minneapolis Start Up Week, next week. Start up businesses can face some daunting challenges especially when it comes to finding the funds to operate.  Without history, sometimes finding those funds can be difficult, especially if the business wants to maintain all

Growth and Lending Conference
Posted on October 5, 2017

We had the opportunity to attend a recent event focusing on bank lending, specifically SBA alternatives. The common theme in talking to a series of commercial loan officers seemed to be: The economy continues to be strong The main “worry” as to it’s continued strength centers around the worker shortage or “mismatch” as posted earlier.

Worker Shortage and Growth
Posted on October 5, 2017

Click here for an interesting article/interview with the president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis addressing the topic of work shortage.   This has been a topic for the past few years basically boiling down to the mismatch of skills and needs impeding growth in the manufacturing/business sector. When growth happens, Factoring, is a great solution