Spurred by President Obama's stimulus efforts, the U.S. Small Business Adminstration is working to deliver more capital financing to entrepreneurs and small companies around the nation. But like any financing, business owners must navigate a complex course of procedures, qualifications, documentation, and approvals. Loan approval is much easier with help from the latest edition of banker Charles Green's invaluable book, which breaks the application process down into easy steps. Green wastes no time in showing: The many options available under the SBA financing programs and how to determine the one that is best for your business. How to produce and position your application information, including the banker's views on your financial statements. How to present the application to the bank in their language. How business owners should deal with prior problems, and respond to lender objectionsIn today's turbulent economic environment, solid financial capacity is the key to small business survival. And this fully updated guide to SBA loans will help you land exactly as much as you need.