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Following Shaheen & Hassan push, US Small Business Administration extends EIDL loan deferral period to help small businesses stay afloat | United States – Senator Jeanne Shaheen | Region & Cash

March 15, 2022 **Last week Shaheen & Hassan sent a letter to SBA Administrator Guzman urging an extension of the EIDL repayment period to acknowledge…

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SBA COVID Economic Injury Disaster Loan Borrowers Receive Additional Forbearance – CPAPracticeAdvisor.com | Region & Cash

The head of the US Small Business Administration, Isabella Casillas Guzmanhas directed the agency to provide for an additional deferral of principal and interest payments…

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Breaking down barriers to business | UDaily – UDaily | Region & Cash

Article by Karen B Roberts Photo by Evan Krape March 15, 2022 Owning a business is a high-risk, high-reward proposition. This is especially true today…

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2 US Senators Ask SBA to Ease Borrowers in Bad Franchises – Restaurant Business Online | Region & Cash

Photo by Jon Springer Two US senators are asking whether the US Small Business Administration should forgive loans granted to franchisees in schemes later cited…

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Prioritize racial and gender equity in small businesses as part of economic recovery – The Seattle Times | Region & Cash

Since the pandemic began, the US Small Business Administration (SBA) has been working to save the country’s small businesses. In Washington state alone, the agency…

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Small Business Administration’s new regional head was influenced by his Spokane restaurateur dad (and maybe Fruitcake) – The Spokesman Review | Region & Cash

Mike Fong’s interest in public service may have started with a fruitcake. Every year during the holidays, Fong’s great-grandfather, Jack Eng, who lived in Spokane,…

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Small businesses still face $28 billion in unissued PPP loans – The Philadelphia Inquirer | Region & Cash

Nearly 350,000 loans made to small businesses in 2020 during the COVID-19 pandemic went unissued, according to a Bloomberg News analysis of Paycheck Protection Program…

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Why Small Businesses Should Look For Alternative Equity Financing – Entrepreneurs | Region & Cash

Opinions expressed by entrepreneur Contributors are their own. Many small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) are finding it difficult to navigate through various loan programs and…

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The SBA’s 504 loan program could be headed for a second closure – American Banker | Region & Cash

The Small Business Administration’s 504-loan program could fall victim to its own success again, as some participants fear a second shutdown is on the horizon….

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Burgerim’s growth had a notable enabler: The SBA – Restaurant Business Online | Region & Cash

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