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increasing interest rates

Operating in an Increasing Interest Rate Environment

June 2, 2022

We’ve been in a low interest rate market for a long time, which means borrowing money has been cheap. As that environment changes, any variable rate debt your business holds can get more and more […]

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michigan saves financing

How to Save Money With MI Saves Financing

May 25, 2022

There are numerous benefits to being a Michigander (where else can you experience all four seasons in one day?!), but here’s one you may not know much about: the Michigan Saves program. MI Saves is […]

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how to determine fair market value

How to Determine Fair Market Value for Your Used Equipment

March 4, 2022

As a business owner, keeping track of your physical assets is an important step to ensuring things run smoothly. Equipment age, maintenance, and life cycle are metrics that help your decision-making process, especially when it’s […]

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Equipment Financing

How Equipment Financing Works: 5 Myths Debunked

February 1, 2022

There are a lot of misconceptions when it comes to how equipment financing works, which can hurt business growth. Perhaps you think that equipment financing is too expensive, or that the process is too slow, […]

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selling heavy equipment

Six Financing Tips for Selling Heavy Equipment

January 20, 2022

As businesses consider purchasing equipment they need to keep up with new or growing market share, the biggest factor is usually the price tag on the expensive machinery. When selling heavy equipment, businesses that offer […]

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solar power finance

Go Green and Learn How to Finance Solar Power in 2022

December 22, 2021

Businesses all over the world are seeing the benefits of going green. Eco-friendly solutions can save money and save the planet, a win-win for the savvy business owner. Renewable energy costs become more competitive each […]

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what is simple rate of return

What Is the Simple Rate of Return (and How Can It Help My Business)?

December 14, 2021

It’s often said that you need to spend money to make money. While that’s certainly true, it’s also unfortunately true that capital investments don’t always lead to great profits. To determine whether the investment makes […]

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choosing the right supplier

5 Effective Tips for Choosing the Right Equipment Supplier for Your Business

October 14, 2021

Whether you’re starting a new business, looking to grow and expand your capabilities, or simply trying to ensure you always have quality equipment to do the job, choosing the right supplier for your business needs […]

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tim maczka

Q & A: Get to Know Team Financial Group’s Co-Founder, Tim Maczka

September 29, 2021

When Tim Maczka co-founded Team Financial Group in 2001 with partner Joe Smaby, they went through common growing pains many small businesses endure in their early years—along with a few additional responsibilities that might have […]

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what is cryptocurrency lending

What is Cryptocurrency Lending and is it Right for My Business?

September 9, 2021

If you’re a regular follower of the news, then you likely have come across more than a few stories about cryptocurrency. This digital-based market is sure to evolve and grow in popularity in the coming […]

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What Our Clients Say


“The professionals at Team Financial Group have a clear understanding, knowledge, and experience in my industry, providing me with the confidence to deal direct and only with them when seeking financing. Team Financial Group is a true partner. I would highly encourage anyone in my industry, and [in] others, who is looking to finance equipment to strongly consider the great people at Team Financial Group.”

Todd Wenzel, President

Wenzel Automotive Group

“Thank you so much for being so quick and easy to do business with.
We really appreciate how Team Financial was willing to help out our business.
I can't express my gratitude enough.
I look forward to doing business with you in the future.”

Sarah Turner, Owner & CEO

Northwest Carriers, LLC

“We are continually impressed by the professionalism and responsiveness of everyone at Team Financial Group. They are thorough, efficient, and a customer service dream team (they could provide consulting and training in this regard). Team Financial Group takes the time to understand our company’s needs. Thanks, Team Financial Group, for all of your efforts in helping our business grow.”

Edward and Jacqueline Westerhof, Owners

EJW Investments, LLC

“We are extremely thankful to Team Financial Group for assisting us to secure stable financing for the leasing of our school buses. They took the time to understand our finances and funding source requirements and now we have a fleet rotation plan that works like clockwork. We like using locally based businesses as they help support locally based non-profits like us. They are a true ‘TEAM’ in every sense of the word.”

N. Priebe, CPA; Controller;

Michigan Family Resources

“A personal thank you for your attention and professionalism in processing our loan request. From the initial phone call, to a personal visit, then gathering the loan information, to the loan documentation and finally, personally depositing the check into our checking account-that’s service and attention we have never experience in our 29 years of being in business! Congratulations to your entire team! We trust we will be doing business again in the future.”

Jeff Hawks, President

Parkside Land Development, LLC - ProEx, Inc.

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