Success Stories

We’re gonna let you in on a little secret...

it’s easier to get a small business loan than you think. The reason most small business owners don’t get financing is because they’re looking in the wrong places.Here’s everything you need to know about where to get a small business loan - as well as how to apply, qualify, and compare options so you get a good deal.


When Rick Hagen of San Diego, California, developed serious medical problems, his plans for opening a specialized car dealership were put on hold. Upswing Capital helped Rick get the capital he needed to make his dream a reality.

If I hadn’t heard of you guys, I don’t know what I would have done. You just believed in me.

Rick Hagen, Owner

Beach Helicopter Tours

Michael Schaeffer of Destin, Florida, shares how Upswing Capital helped him get financing to fit the unique needs of his seasonal business.

I don’t even know how to put it more than just an extreme relief that I knew we could continue on through the slow season and make it to the busy season again.

Michael Schaeffer, Owner

Crown Jade Engineering

After being turned away by banks, Mark Benjamin of Fort Collins, Colorado, came to Upswing Capital for financing to grow his business building energy-efficient homes.

I plan to have really good growth the next year—double or triple. I would not be able to grow, to expand into this, if I did not have the cash flow loan from Upswing Capital.

Mark Benjamin, Owner

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Ratings & Reviews

See what these customers are saying about getting financing through Upswing Capital.

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Quick and easy process. Dan was great helping me through the process. I would highly recommend Dan and Upswing Capital!


Very easy process, and Landen answered all my questions without hesitation. Very knowledgeable, and we got funded in a matter of hours. Thank you for taking care of us!

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