is the most complete directory of alternative small business loan programs.

There are thousands of low-interest, small business loan programs available to small businesses that are available through states, counties, cities, local economic development agencies and not-for-profits. The problem in the past has been finding these as funding for these programs is through the Small Business Administration (SBA), Economic Development Administration (EDA), United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Department of Treasury, etc. What has done is make it easier for entrepreneurs to find these small business loan programs. Best of all, the site is free to use.

These loan programs are available as a tool to help communities prosper and provide financing for entrepreneurs who are not able to secure sufficient capital. These programs focus more on the job creation than on a credit score, making access to funding a small business possible for entrepreneurs.

Select your state below and find small business loan programs in your area!