Affiliates

Business concerns, organizations, or individuals that control each other or that are controlled by a third party. Control may include shared management or ownership; common use of facilities, equipment, and employees; or family interest.

Updated on
September 9, 2022
Published on
June 20, 2018
The 7(a) Loan Program, SBA’s most common loan program, includes assistance for each business with unique needs.
SBA 504 loans are very popular for long-term, fixed rate financing of up to $5 million for major fixed assets.
The average Microloan is about $13,000. The Microloans program provides loans up to $50,000 to small businesses.
SBA Glossary

Common SBA Terms

Everything you need to know about common terms used to discuss SBA Loans.
Trend Analysis
A comparative analysis of...
Companion File
When an applicant has another application filed...
Fair and Reasonable Price
A price that is fair to both parties...
Affiliated Group
When two or more...
Adjusted Net Worth
Post disaster fair market value of tangible...
Credit Score Test
Part of the home loan CET show a...
Contracting Officer
A person with the authority to...
Primary Activity
The major business activity of...
Certificate of Competency
A certificate issued by the Small Bus...
Income Statement
Shows the entity’s income and...
Cash Flow Test
Part of the CET that determines if...
Applicant Individual
aka who is requesting an SBA loan...
SCORE
Counselors to America's Small Bus...
Business Activity
The business (or loss) activity of...
Guarantor
The legal entity and...

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