Short Term Business Loans

Short Term Business Loans

Looking for a short term business loan for your business? We have a range of different options to help you move your business forward.

In this article we cover off what a short term business loan is, how to get one and the lenders that currently offer them.


What is short term business loan?

A short term business loan is a loan that is intended to be repaid within a relatively short period of time, typically within one year.

These loans are typically used to provide a business with a quick injection of capital to meet short-term financial needs, such as covering operational expenses or purchasing inventory.

Short term business loans can be a good option for businesses that need access to cash quickly, but may not be suitable for long-term financing needs.

The terms of a short term business loan, including the interest rate and repayment period, can vary depending on the lender and the specific needs of the borrower.


How Can You Use a Short Term Business Loan?

A short term business loan can be used for a variety of purposes, depending on the specific needs of the business. Some common uses for these loans include:

  • Covering operational expenses, such as rent, utilities, and payroll
  • Purchasing inventory or raw materials
  • Making repairs or renovations to business premises
  • Funding the expansion of the business, such as opening a new location or hiring additional staff
  • Meeting unexpected expenses or cash flow gaps

Before taking out a short term business loan, it is important for a business to carefully consider their financial needs and determine how the loan will be used.

This can help the business choose a loan with terms that are suitable for their needs and avoid taking on more debt than they can handle.

Who is allowed to get a short term business loan?

The eligibility requirements for a short term business loan can vary depending on the lender and the specific loan product.

In general, however, most lenders will require the borrower to be a business that is registered and operating in Australia, and to have been in operation for 6 months as a minimum.

The business will be required to have a minimum level of monthly revenue or annual sales, and will need to meet other requirements, such as having a good credit score.

In some cases, a personal guarantee from the business owner may also be required.

It is important to check with the lender to determine the specific eligibility requirements for the loan you are interested in.