The U.S. Small Business Administration says it will re-open the Paycheck Protection Program loan portal to eligible lenders with $1 billion or less in assets for First and Second Draw applications on Friday, Jan. 15.
Their newest initiative is the #BoostCrew, a group that will target a business for a period of time and focus on driving business to their door. They will use platforms like social media to encourage people to take $20 dollars a week and put it back into the community
With reductions in the size of social gatherings due to COVID-19, many are compensating by buying gifts for their loved ones. A recent survey says that more than 50% of Americans feel pressured to overspend on gifts this holiday.
Beginning Sep. 25, the application process for a small business grant opens up to Pima County residents outside city and town jurisdictions with small businesses that have faced difficulties during COVID-19.
President Donald Trump’s negotiators fanned out on Capitol Hill Tuesday over a new COVID-19 aid package as divisions between the White House and Senate Republicans pushed talks into House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s office to deal with the mounting crisis.