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SCORE: Credit Options and the SBA for Businesses Older Than 18 Months

January 23, 2019 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Buda Public Library
405 Loop St. Buda
TX 78610
Bill Grosskopf

If you have been operating your business longer than 18 months, more credit options and access to SBA-backed loans become available. This workshop looks at your financial resources and helps identify strategic credit solutions. The presenter will answer the questions:

  • What is the SBA and how does it help my business?
  • How can I use an SBA guaranteed loan?
  • What are the SBA Loan Guaranty Programs?


Speakers: Ryan Melendez, Carlos Acha, James Meischen 

Ryan Melendez serves as the Assistant Vice President, and Market Leader for BB&T at the Crestview Banking Centers. His career has included experience in Small Business lending at the branch and district level for IBC Bank. He has 15 years of experience in retail banking and small business lending, where he has successfully assisted his clients in achieving there financial goals, and business ownership.

Carlos Acha is Community Bank Branch Banker IV, and has spent the last 5 years working as a Banker for BB&T. Carlos has been successful in helping his clients obtain lending solutions to finance business operations.

James Meischen has a career that spans 20 years of experience in retail banking. He has worked for BB&T, Capital One Bank, and BBVA Compass. James is committed to helping his clients obtain lending solutions for their businesses.

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