OREGON LIVE: The lender Merchant Cash USA placed Portland at No. 3 on its list of the best cities for women business owners.
The company crunched data on population, office-space cost, unemployment, small business per capita, cost of living, funding support and more..
The business climate in Oregon’s largest city is especially conducive to women small-business owners, the survey found. Portland has quietly become a draw for high-tech entrepreneurs, adding to its long-standing place as a leader in sports apparel.