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Ben Luthi

Ben Luthi is a personal finance and travel writer who loves helping consumers and business owners make better financial decisions. His work has appeared in several publications and websites, including U.S. News & World Report, USA Today, Marketwatch, Yahoo! Finance, and more.

Articles by Ben Luthi


SBA Loans for Women: What You Should Know

There’s no such thing as SBA loans for women, as the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) makes its loan available …


The Pros and Cons of Self-Directed IRA Real Estate Investing

A self-directed individual retirement account, or SDIRA for short, is a retirement investment vehicle that allows you to save for …


How to Get an Investment Property Line of Credit

If you’re hoping to get more money for your real estate business, look no further than the properties you already …


What Is ARV in Real Estate?

For real estate investors who make money by flipping homes, ARV is a critical metric for determining whether a property …


What is Owner Financing?

Owner financing is a financial arrangement between the seller and buyer of a home. Instead of working with a lender …


Top Private Money Lenders for Your Small Business

As a small business owner, it’s essential to know where you’re going to get financing for your next project. While …


What Is a Cash Flow Statement?

A cash flow statement, also sometimes called a statement of cash flows, is one of a handful of financial reports …


A Cash Flow Statement Example For Your Business

A cash flow statement is an essential financial statement for a business. As its name suggests, it provides a summary …


Is Using a Company Credit Card for Personal Use Embezzlement?

As a small business owner, you’ve got a lot on your plate, and it might seem easier and more convenient …