Hickory – The Catawba Valley Community College (CVCC) Small Business Center will partner with First Citizens Bank to present a free seminar, “Preparing for a Business Loan,” on Friday September 13 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM at CVCC’s Corporate Development Center in Hickory.

This seminar, sponsored by First Citizen’s Bank, identifies the information commercial banks want to review from prospective borrowers and how borrowers should prepare to have the best opportunity to secure a business loan. A complimentary lunch will be provided to pre-registered attendees for this program.

There is no charge to attend these seminars, but pre-registration is required. To register or for more information please contact the CVCC Small Business Center at 828-327-7000, ext. 4117 or visit http://sbc.cvcc.edu to register on-line.