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Tristate Machinery
Equipment Financing
131 S. Wheeling Rd.
Wheeling, IL. 60090
Ph: (847) 520-9758
Fx: (847) 520-4652

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Tristate Machinery Equipment Financing at a Glance

An independent financing company, Tristate Machinery Equipment Financing (TMEF) provides financing, leasing, and lending services to businesses and manufacturing companies with “A” through “D” credit profiles throughout the United States. TMEF was established to provide an alternative to traditional bank financing and leasing programs. TMEF has provided financing to thousands of customers.

TMEF brings together over 80 years combined experience in the financing and machine tool industries. Our credit department has more than 50 years combined experience in the banking and financing industries with financing programs, leases, and loans for equipment costing from $10,000 to $10,000,000+. Our machine tool expertise includes over 30 years of award winning relationships with a wide range of  machine tool builders.

Our financing features our “Application only” programs (No financials or tax returns required) for equipment up to $350,000. We generally make a credit decision on these transactions within 24 hours. In addition, our Dynamic Funding Model uses a wide variety of funding sources, each specializing in different types of financing, leasing, and/or lending, to offer our customers the widest range of competitive, creative financing the marketplace has to offer. Unlike banks and single source lenders, credit exposure risk is spread out to several sources, facilitating easy repeat orders.


TMEF specializes in financing these types of equipment:

  • 5-Axis Machine Tools

  • Automation

  • Balers

  • Blow Molding

  • CNC Machine Tools 

  • CMM’s

  • Compactors

  • Corporate Aircraft

  • EDM’s

  • Food Processing Equipment

  • Grinders

  • Grinding Machines

  • Inspection and Quality Equipment

  • Laser Cutting Systems

  • Lathes

  • Material Handling Equipment

  • Metal Fabricating Machines

  • Metal Forming Machines

  • Milling Machines

  • Packaging Machines

  • Plasma Cutters

  • Plastics Machines

  • Press Brakes

  • Refuse Haulers (Garbage Trucks)

  • Robots

  • Saws

  • Scrap Metal Balers

  • Shears

  • Shredders

  • Software

  • Swiss Style Lathes

  • Turning Centers

  • Trucks & Trailers

  • Transportation

  • Waste Processing Equipment

  • Waterjets

  • Woodworking Machines


Call us at (847) 520-9758 or send an E-mail  to get started putting our expertise
in products and financing to work for your next capital purchase.

  131 S. Wheeling Rd. | Wheeling, Il 60090
Phone: (847) 520-9758 | Fax: (847) 520-4652

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