Although small businesses are a critical driver of the US economy—accounting for nearly half of GDP and employment—little is known about a critical dimension of their financial health: cash flows.
Leveraging data from over 470 million transactions of 597,000 anonymized Chase small business customers, a new report from the JPMorgan Chase Institute explores the financial health of small businesses across the US and reveals the cash flow challenges that they face on a monthly basis.
Among other revelations, the research shows that:
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