Community-based organizations across the country are set to receive a combined $5 million in grants from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) as part of its Program for Investment in Micro-Entrepreneurs (PRIME). The 34 organizations selected aim to help low-income entrepreneurs gain access to capital, so they can establish or grow their small businesses. This year, [...]
While government grant money for small businesses is limited, there can be opportunities to tap federal, state & local agencies to help you grow your company.
Here are four credit and financing decisions you might want to consider as you're starting your business. Creating a plan can help ensure that you're setting your business up for success.
The Small Business Administration can be an incredible resource for business owners, but first they need to know what the SBA has to offer. Learn the SBA's history and what the organization does for small businesses.
Hundreds of small business loans were left pending after the SBA reached their lending authority earlier in July, but Congress has now increased the SBA's authority through the end of the fiscal year in order to help fulfill these loans.
Join us for a Google+ Hangout on April 1, and learn from traditional funding experts. Representatives from banks like Capital One, Wells Fargo and more will offer suggestions on how to get a small business bank loan.
Accion Texas has changed its name to LiftFund in order to reflect the company's growth and new reach. In 1994, the company made loans of around $25,000 to small businesses in Texas. Now, the company makes loans up to $250,000 and works with the Small Business Administration to make loans up to $5.5 million. It has [...]
New York City. Undoubtedly, nearly everyone has an image or idea that comes to mind when they hear that name. Maybe it's a picture of the New York City skyline, or a memory of a time you walked through Central Park on a windy afternoon. So why did we choose New York City as our next [...]
Access to capital would most likely increase if the SBA can accept e-signatures. The Small Business Loan Simplification Act of 2014, if passed would enact this change.
Hosting the Access to Capital Webinar with SBA Gov. - Apr. 30