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55 W. Monroe St., Ste. 3950
Chicago, IL 60603

P: (312) 372-8833
F: (312) 201-1436
W: www.puritanfinance.com


  • Lawrence A. Sherman: Chairman and CEO
  • Lawrence M. Friedman : President and COO
  • Park T. Livingston : Vice President


Founded in 1958, Puritan Finance Corporation started out as an independent consumer finance and chattel mortgage finance company. Since then, PFC has changed its emphasis, becoming a non-bank affiliated commercial finance company. Now, PFC provides creative financing for small businesses and entrepreneurs throughout the United States. They also provide a resource for bankers and other small business professionals, helping them help their customers when banks either can't or won't provide them with financing.

Puritan Finance heads a network of independent financial companies, each with its own area of expertise. This enables PFC to combine their expertise with that of the network to provide their clients with these services:

  • Factoring
  • Asset-based financing (cash advances secured by accounts receivable, inventory, machinery, equipment or real estate) 
  • Purchase order financing
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Real estate equity financing
  • Financial advisory services 

Size of Loans

  • Up to $250,000
  • $250,000 - $1,000,000

Available Financing

  • ABL
  • Accounts Receivable Financing
  • Factoring Recourse
  • Inventory Financing
  • Mezzanine Financing


  • Food
  • Manufacturing
  • Staffing
  • Technology
  • Transportation