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2018 Scholarship Winner Announced

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tysons, Virginia – June 4, 2018 –  By the time Carson Morell unlocks the door to De Clieu Coffee & Sandwiches at 7am, he has already been up for hours having exercised at home before prepping the shop for morning commuters who are in desperate need of java. This morning Carson was [...]
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National Program to Connect and Educate Entrepreneurs Opens in Tysons

Boasting a “Love of Business Owners” 1 Million Cups Fairfax County Hosts Inaugural Meeting on Valentine’s Day   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tysons, Virginia – February 14, 2018 –  Red roses, beer samples and lots of coffee were just the beginning of the treats that greeted the standing-room-only crowd of the inaugural 1 Million Cups Fairfax […]

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Press Release: Scholarship Seeking To Reward Young Entrepreneurs Enters Second Year

Scholarship now open

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tysons, Virginia – February 8, 2018 – The John Mathis Entrepreneurial Spirit Award, named after the father of One Degree Capital co-founder Jenn Mathis, is now accepting applications for the 2018-19 academic year scholarship award. Established in 2016, the scholarship award seeks to encourage the entrepreneurial spirit of youths. The inaugural scholarship […]

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Secure Your Personal Credit For Only $30

Secure Personal Credit Score

Your Credit Is Valuable to Your Small Business – Protect It!   **This post originally appeared in October 2016 – in light of the latest security breach of Equifax we are reposting it below.**     Yahoo. Verizon. Target (again). Point-of-Sale provider H&L… The list of companies admitting their customer data has been compromised  continues to […]

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ENTREPRENEURIAL SPIRIT SCHOLARSHIP WINNER ANNOUNCED: Recipient Always Dreamed Of Becoming A Small Business Owner

Crafted by Des

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Occoquan, Virginia – August 8, 2017 – Destini Sapp, owner of Crafted by Des, 2017 graduate of Mason County High School in Maysville, Kentucky, and entering freshman at Northern Kentucky University, is the first recipient of One Degree Capital’s annual John Mathis Entrepreneurial Spirit Award. As a young entrepreneur, Destini puts her […]

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Local Lender Expands Free Q&A Series for Business Owners

Capital Over Coffee

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Occoquan, Virginia – August 7, 2017 – Local business capital advisor and direct lender One Degree Capital is expanding their successful series “Capital Over Coffee.” These informal forums are hosted at local coffee shops throughout the DC Metro area providing local business owners an opportunity to ask questions about finding and securing […]

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It Can Take a Village: One Degree Capital’s Community Lending Program

Daycare Center

How A Local Daycare Center Doubled Their Loan Amount | EVEN YOUR BEST efforts can come up short. Learn how One Degree Capital recently helped a home-based daycare center double their funds to complete their dream expansion. | “Children are one-third of our population and all our future” – Anonymous When you run a home-based […]

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Rare Insights At Rare Bird: Informal Business Lending Q&A Supported Local Biz Owners

Rare Bird Coffee

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Falls Church, Virginia – June 23, 2017 – One Degree Capital hosted a sold-out event that gave local business owners the opportunity to ask questions about finding and securing business loans without the hassle and formality of going through an entire loan application process. The event was held last Wednesday at Rare […]

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Bakefully Yours: Sweet Treats For Everyone

Bakefully Yours

An Interview With Sarah Seligman of Bakefully Yours | THINK YOU CAN’T enjoy sweets on a restricted diet? Sarah has some great – and tasty – news for you! | Who doesn’t love the smell (and taste!) of fresh baked cookies? Sarah Seligman, owner of Bakefully Yours, is counting on that. Whether you stop by […]

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Capital Over Coffee: Local Lender To Host Informal Q&A For Business Owners Seeking Financing

Capital Over Coffee

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Falls Church, Virginia – June 20, 2017 – local business capital advisor One Degree Capital will host an informal event providing Falls Church area business owners an opportunity to ask questions about finding and securing business loans in an informal setting without the hassle and formality of going through a loan application […]

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