Business Loans: Questions and Answers

You may qualify for a business loan with us even if you don’t with other lenders. We understand the unique challenges that women entrepreneurs face, so we work hard to help you build a successful business and take it to the next level.

Our free phone-in Business Loan Info Session is the best way to learn about our business loans. We will review our lending criteria, answer your questions and advise you on how to apply.

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Below you will find the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about our business loan program.

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Does Women's Enterprise Centre provide grants?
To whom does Women's Enterprise Centre lend money?
How do I get an application form to apply for financing from Women's Enterprise Centre?
What help is available to me as I develop my business plan?
I don't like the idea of going into debt.
I have never operated my own business nor have I been involved in management. How much does experience count?
How long does the loan application process take?
What if I don’t have enough security?
What if I don’t have enough equity?