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The Ultimate Liquid Asset

By: John Pratt Who knew collateral could be so much fun? Here in Chicago, a well-known restaurateur is financing his newest venture with a loan obtained with his aging wine collection as collateral. Rather than simply letting his $300,000 wine collection age for years in a forgotten cellar, Nick Gangas decided to put it to [...]

By |2018-12-11T19:56:48-05:00December 15th, 2016|

Boomerang’s Story

By: James Wood Most small businesses begin as a Cinderella story. They are born into a market with little name recognition or competitive edge; and if they are fortunate enough for an opportunity to create that name, the pressure of success if immense. Boomerang is no exception to that narrative. It was the summer of [...]

By |2018-12-18T00:42:38-05:00December 15th, 2016|