Financing Your Business
We, at the Chamber, maintain strong relationships with area lenders, including traditional commercial banks, credit unions, and small business lenders. If your business needs money to start or grow, we can help you find the right avenue for your needs.

Traditional Financing

Chamber Member Lenders 

Click here to view Chamber member Credit Unions, Banks & Lenders.

Non-Traditional Financing

Alabama Small Business Capital 

Helps assist healthy, growing small businesses, secure long-term, below market, fixed-rate financing for acquisition of fixed assets.

Southern Development Council 

Provides fixed asset loans for Alabama businesses.

U.S. Small Business Association

Offers a variety of loan programs for very specific purposes. 

Government Loan Programs

Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs

Various programs, such as the Small Business Jobs Act of 2010 initiative.

US Department of Agriculture

Helps provide assistance for farm loans, housing, and specific areas such as specialty crops. 

US Department of Commerce

Provides grants and contracting opportunities.

US Department of Treasury

Provides provides a number of initiatives designed to help businesses grow and communities thrive.

GovLoans.gov

Tool that helps you point your business to the proper loan.

US Small Business Administration 

Offers a variety of loan programs for very specific purposes.

Grants

US Small Business Association 

Offers grants for very specific purposes.

Catalogue of Federal and Domestic Assistance 

Offers ederal programs, projects, services, and activities that provide assistance or benefits.