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Happy New Year and Thank You…

Yesterday was my last day in the office for this year. I decided to spend some extra time with my family, so we’re spending the weekend on the Florida Gulf Coast for a little rest and relaxation to celebrate the New Year. We’re headed to the Ringling Circus Museum later today, so I wanted to Read More »

Santa Claus, Coca-Cola and Mercantile…

True or False: Santa’s red-and-white garb was invented by Coca-Cola for their advertising in the 1930s. I was reading an article about the recent white Coke cans — the ones with polar bears on them. Coke abruptly discontinued them after lots of people mistook them for Diet Coke and complained (they were all surprised by Read More »

Better Than Angry Birds…
  • Wednesday, November 16th, 2011 at 2:36 pm

I’m proud to announce that we’ll soon be launching our first iPhone app! While it may not be quite as amusing as Angry Birds, I think you’ll find it MUCH more useful. The primary function of our app is a loan calculator for owner-occupied commercial real estate. I know there are already a few 504 Read More »

Interest Rates Keep Getting Better for Small Businesses…
  • Thursday, September 8th, 2011 at 9:17 am

There may never be a better time than now for small business owners to buy already discounted commercial property, while financing it with the lowest interest rates on record! This is how America’s courageous business owners can better create wealth for themselves…and get our economy back on track at the same time. I reported earlier Read More »

Commercial Real Estate Financing for Small Businesses is on the Rise…
  • Tuesday, September 6th, 2011 at 2:01 pm

Our office is buzzing today after being closed for the Labor Day holiday. I hope you had a nice, long weekend and were able to enjoy an extra day away from the office. I’m pretty sure everyone here at Mercantile spent yesterday relaxing and recharging since we just finished the most productive month ever for Read More »