TALKING TO YOUR BANKER

How to approach the bank when you need a loan By Jim Kendall This column originally appeared in the April 6, 2015 Daily Herald                 Here’s the situa...

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Is PEG financing in your future?

By Jim Kendall This column originally appeared in the February 22, 2016 Daily Herald                 It’s not an unusual question when business owners become introspective: Is a PEG, or maybe an angel investor, r...

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A GUIDE TO TAXES, STRUCTURE & BASIS

By JIM KENDALL This material originally appeared as one of Jim’s Daily Herald columns   The first thing to know about Leif Jensen is that he’s a CPA – president of Leif Jensen & Associates, an Elk Grove Village accounting and consulting firm. Jensen’s credentials give cr...

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ARE WE MISSING GOOD LOAN OPPORTUNITIES?

By JIM KENDALL This material originally appeared as one of Jim’s Daily Herald columns   Set aside the nearly genetic, if somewhat justifiable, small business concerns about government paperwork, and the fact arises that we may be missing some good...

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