Mergers & Acquisitions

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Small Business Administration


A government agency that guarantees loans for the purchase of small businesses.

See Also

SBA 7(a) loan.


The primary loan used to purchase a small business is the SBA 7(a) loan.
Related Resources: SBA Financing When Buying or Selling a Business