Author Archives: Frank Penkala

About Frank Penkala

A self-employed finance guy who you can reach most of the time at (403) 701-5877. Fixer of interesting commercial lease financing challenges. The journey just seems to be getting more interesting. An active supporter of Kiva, Plan Canada, The Stephen Lewis Foundation and MSF Canada.

Leasing a Vehicle For Your Business. You Find It, We Lease It. Source From Dealer, Auction or Private Sale.

Prefer to by-pass the dealership business office? Need to keep your information confidential and salesmen out of your business affairs? Found a great deal on a trailer through a private seller on Kijiji or AutoTrader? Have you picked up a … Continue reading

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Why Lease Equipment? In Case You Were Wondering…

You have probably heard of the tax benefits of leasing equipment and vehicles through your company. In short, when you lease your gear, truck or passenger vehicle your entire monthly payment can be recorded as a rental expense on your income statement. Obviously, this … Continue reading

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Business Development Partners Wanted: Consider the Equipment Leasing Industry!

LeaseDirect is seeking partner track sales and business development people across Canada. Candidates will have some level of sales, business development and financial services experience and training. Continue reading

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Creating Efficiencies: Smart Leasing of New and Used Equipment and Vehicles

Some of our most successful clients have built their businesses with a smart approach to acquiring assets that are aimed at improving operating efficiencies. With the right equipment, often a business will improve their processes enough to cover the cost of … Continue reading

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Refinancing Equipment: Sale Leaseback Financing for Vehicles and Equipment to Get Cash Out Of Fixed Assets

Your growing company needs a cash injection *fast*, the bank is dragging its heals and a lucrative opportunity may be slipping away. What to do? Use the valuable equipment already in your business to extract cash to grow your company. … Continue reading

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Financing Condo and Homeowners Association Repairs, Upgrades and Improvements

If your condo or homeowners association is planning major repairs or upgrades to your building or complex, you may be in for a tough cash call. There is now an affordable alternative for financing repairs and upgrades that won’t drain owners’ … Continue reading

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Financing Soft Assets? Almost Anything is Possible With Solid Financials.

Good news: We can now lease finance non-traditional ‘soft’ assets for well established, financially solid corporations. This may include software only deals for major mission critical packages key to supporting your enterprise. It could include warehouse fixtures, lighting systems, alternative power supplies, … Continue reading

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