Today, more businesses than ever before are seeking loans backed by the Small Business Association. But to receive an SBA-guaranteed loan, you'll have to successfully navigate a series of complex qualifications, documentation, and approvals. The newest edition of Charles Green's invaluable guide will help you find the best loan for your business and assemble all the documentation you'll need to get it. Inside, he breaks down: Why an SBA loan guarantee is a good option in a tough economy; How to choose the right bank at a time when many banks have failed and credit is tight; What the new rules and regulations say about the paperwork and documentation you must supply; and more. Solid financial backing is the key to small business survival. This fully updated guide to SBA loans takes the guesswork out of a complicated application process and increases your odds of securing the money you need.