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Ezra Cabrera



Indiana University Bloomington


GovCon Financing Expert, Asset Based Lending, Invoice Factoring, SMB Advocate

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Matthew Gillman is the founder and CEO of SMB Compass, a bespoke business financing company focused on providing financing and education to small businesses across the U.S. The company has provided over $250 million to more than 1,250 businesses. Coming from a family of small business owners sparked Matthew’s passion to not only become an entrepreneur, but also to work with his fellow entrepreneurs to build long-lasting relationships.

Articles by Ezra Cabrera

ecommerce online store

How to Successfully Develop an Ecommerce Online Store

By Ezra Cabrera / August 17, 2021

E-commerce is one of the fastest-growing online markets in recent years

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business emergency

How to Prepare Your Business for Emergencies | SMB Compass

By Ezra Cabrera / August 17, 2021

Emergencies can happen any time.

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small business ideas

Guide To Qualifying For Start-Up Business Lines Of Credit

By Ezra Cabrera / August 17, 2021

If you need a large amount of funding for your small business, start-up business lines of credit…

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start their own business

Starting a Business? Here’s How to Make it Easier | SMB Compass

By Ezra Cabrera / August 15, 2021

Every year, thousands of people decide to start their own business

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9 Cost-Cutting Ideas for Your Small Business

By Ezra Cabrera / August 15, 2021

According to the Small Business Administration, approximately half of all …

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Beginner’s Guide: How to Be a Successful Business Loan Broker

By Ezra Cabrera / August 9, 2021

A business loan broker is just like any other broker you work with. For instance, real estate brokers…

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Purchase Order Financing vs Invoice Factoring

Purchase Order Financing vs. Invoice Factoring | SMB Compass

By Ezra Cabrera / August 4, 2021

Small business owners are no strangers to cash flow issues.

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SBA Guarantee Fees

What are the SBA Guarantee Fees? | SMB Compass

By Ezra Cabrera / July 12, 2021

SBA guarantee fees are fees that the Small Business Administration charge lenders on government-backed loans.

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sba loan and how they work

SBA FAQ: What are SBA Loans? | SMB Compass

By Ezra Cabrera / July 12, 2021

Businesses of every size will most likely need outside financing at some point in their lifespan.

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operating cash flow

Small Business Guide to Operating Cash Flow | SMB Compass

By Ezra Cabrera / January 18, 2021

Understanding your company’s operating cash flow

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