What is ACCION USA? At ACCION USA, we are committed to serving low- and moderate-income communities by providing access to business financing and counseling. Our focus is on microentrepreneurs, often minorities and women, who build businesses, provide jobs, create assets for themselves and their families and contribute to the development of their communities.
AUSA Loan Application Process Client receives ACCION USA loan Information Client Applies Online or fills out paper application. AUSA acknowledges receipt w/in 48 hours AUSA contacts client regarding application to offer loan amount range, Interest rate, and request documents Application submitted for Underwriting Underwriter Approves or Declines ACCION sends disbursement Documents via secure e-mail to client Once ALL DOCUMENTS are submitted process takes 5 – 10 business days Client submits documentation via fax or email and gets Interviewed by Loan Officer. This is often the most difficult and time consuming stage. Prequal
3) Inquire about client’s ability to provide full documentation and explain the importance of submitting accurate and complete materials on a timely basis. The client’s capacity to repay, loan amount, and terms will be based on the documents.
4) If the client has difficulty providing required documentation, inquire if there are alternative documents that can demonstrate the client’s strengths