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Rich Kraus

Rich Kraus

Small Business Advisor, CDC Small Business Finance

“I use LivePlan as a tool for start-ups as they prepare for funding or loans.”

We are the largest provider of SBA backed loans in the U.S. We provide advising services at no charge to our borrowers. We also provide advising at no charge to many businesses prior to getting funding.

Industry Focus

  • Any industry


  • Accounting Software Advice
  • Business Plan Writing / Updating
  • Financial Forecasting and Reporting
  • Loan Structuring and Applications
  • Market Assessment and Consultation
  • Strategic Planning and Performance Review
  • Succession Planning / Exit Strategy

Business Stage

  • An idea/pre-revenue
  • 0-1 years
  • 2+ years
  • A nonprofit
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