Construction Payment Learning Center
The knowledge and tools you need to get paid faster, improve cash flow, and protect your bottom line. Choose from thousands of guides, videos, calculators, and free forms, each created by construction experts to take your company — and your career — to the next level.
Learn by state
Each state has its own payment rules for construction. Learn the requirements, download free forms, and read the latest news from wherever you do business.
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Earn a certificate
Take a free certificate course, taught by some of the industry’s top lawyers, financial experts, and credit pros.View all certifications
Get paid faster
Learn the tools and processes successful construction companies use to get paid faster on every project.View more
Control your cash flow
Construction companies live or die by their cash flow. We’ll teach you industry-beating tactics to manage cash flow and grow your business.View more
Understand your contract
Your contract spells out the rules, timing, and process for payments on each project. Learn about common clauses, how they work, and what to watch out for.View more
Build customer relationships
Get tips and advice that help you set expectations, communicate effectively, and build customer relationships that make collections a breeze.View more
Reduce credit risk
Learn how to assess your customers’ risk, avoid bad contractors, and make smarter financial decisions before you ever sign a contract.View more
Learn the laws
Every state has laws that protect your right to get paid. Learn how construction laws work — and how to use them to your advantage.View more
Improve accounting skills
Learn the accounting fundamentals a construction business needs to track financial progress, grow their business, and qualify for loans and bonds.View more
Take your financial skills to the next level
Every day, our financial experts share new insights to help construction businesses grow. Get it delivered to your inbox a few times a month.