Banks

5 Reasons to Get Started With DeFi

DeFi creates a banking system that is open to all, decentralized, transparent and secure.

Mervik Haums

PPP Loan Forgiveness Period Beginning to Close; Payments May Be Due

PPP borrowers who took loans in 2020 will soon have their first payments due if they don't request forgiveness.

Mat Sorensen

How to Obtain an SBA Coronavirus PPP Loan and Have It Forgiven

It's the best funding option to keep employees on payroll and small businesses open.

Mat Sorensen

3 Ways to Stay Competitive in an Uncertain Climate

When the going gets tough, the tough get busy adapting.

Rashan Dixon

Climate Change a Problem for U.S. Banks' Investing Strategies, Finds Ceres

The environmental nonprofit and sustainable-investing advocate's analysis is based on a comprehensive definition of risk that includes a wider swath of the economy than fossil fuels.

Alexander Vuocolo

New Legislation Would Grant Automatic Forgiveness of PPP Loans Under $150,000

The smallest of small businesses may be able to avoid hassling with additional documents, worksheets and payroll/tax forms.

Mat Sorensen

Which Public Companies Have Returned Their SBA PPP Loans? (Updated)

A slew of multi-million-dollar businesses have been granted government recovery funds, to much controversy. Here are the ones who've given the money back.

Kenny Herzog

SBA Releases PPP Forgiveness Application and Makes Critical Clarifications and Documentation Requirements

There is now improved guidance on calculation methods, definitions of forgivable expenses and the documents that must be submitted with the forgiveness request.

Mat Sorensen

Today Is Officially the Deadline for Companies to Return Their SBA PPP Loans

Businesses that received big bucks from the government stimulus fund are on the clock. And that could mean more money available for everyone else.

Kenny Herzog

PPP Loan Developments: Only $120 Billion Left, Favorable Forgiveness Guidance from SBA and IRS Tax Pitfall

Round 2 of small-business funding is winding down, and business owners are now facing tough decisions.

Mat Sorensen

PPP Is Back With $310 Billion in Additional Funding, But Small-Business Owners Must Act Fast

The new round will go even quicker, so those who missed out must choose the right bank and move immediately.

Mat Sorensen