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We recently sat down with Alvin Singh and Martha Londagin from Startup Junkie and Kiva NWA to discuss small business startups and the micro-lending climate in Northwest Arkansas. There are so many options available to anyone starting or running a small business here in Northwest Arkansas. Everything from small business coaching and consulting to strategic business advice and technical knowledge.
Unfortunately, not everyone gets access to these services. Kiva US’ mission is to serve disadvantaged small business owners or start-ups. Kiva NWA is doing just that right here in Northwest Arkansas.
Hear the whole Kiva story from Martha and Alvin. All this and more on this episode of I am Northwest Arkansas.
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Signature Bank was founded here in Northwest Arkansas in 2005. Their focus is personal and community banking. When you bank with a community bank, you’re investing in local businesses, local entrepreneurs, local charities, and the causes close to home. Signature Bank has worked hard to earn its tagline, “Community Banking at its Best.”
You may ask why bank at Signature?
Because they focus on the customer instead of having a branch on every corner, this means you can have your questions answered by a real person, whether you’re reaching out to the call center or your banker’s cell phone. You can access any ATM in the country without fear of a fee. They will refund all of those fees at the end of every month. Finally, they are constantly improving their digital offerings to ensure you can access the best financial tools from your laptop, phone, or tablet 24 hours a day.
Signature Bank of Arkansas is a full-service bank offering traditional checking and savings accounts, investment accounts, business and personal loans, and mortgages.
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Signature Bank of Arkansas is a Member of the FDIC and an Equal Housing Lender.
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