Lamar State SBDC


1401 Procter 
Port Arthur, TX 77641

Phone: (409) 984-6531

Featured Event

Starting Your Own Business
Jan. 29, 9 a.m. 

Available Courses

Advisors & Staff

Linda Tait
Director | Bio

Sander Louis
Admin. Assistant | Bio


What's in a Credit Score?


Looking for a small business loan? Your credit score — a number between 300 and 850 — is based on how you've handled credit in the past, and it's a critical factor for a potential lender. A high score means you've managed your finances well and are a good risk for a loan; a low score means you've had problems in the past and might not be able to handle the debt.