(This is the first part of a two-part guide on asset-based financing—for part one, click here!)

In the first part of our guide, we talked about the basics of asset-based financing and how it can be an optimal option for any business looking to seek money for its needs. However, it’s vital to cover all bases concerning these financial tools so that you can head into the application process with the right information in mind! 

Without further ado, let’s get right back into our guide on the lending option in question:

What Are the Common Uses of Asset-Based Financing?

The general premise of asset-based financing is to provide easy funding for businesses, and there are specific ways in which it can be best used. Companies often use this loan for their cash flow needs. Given its flexibility, however, the loan can be used in an assortment of ways for various purposes, such as: 

  • Boosting cash flow
  • Buying more assets
  • Making investments
  • Restructuring your business
  • Purchasing equipment
  • Leveraging a buyout of another small business
  • Growing your working capital to pay expenses or make business improvements

How Can You Benefit from Asset-Based Financing?

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