Small Business Financing

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Are Immigrant Entrepreneurs Left Behind By Small-Business Aid?

The pandemic eliminated 36 percent of immigrant small-business owners, according to reports.

New PPP Law Extends 8-Week Period and Reduces Percent Payroll Cost Rule

Senate passes House bill that eases restrictions on how long businesses have to spend funds and how they can allocate them.

Should I Return My Small-Business Loan? (Updated)

It's a good question. And with the SBA PPP deadline looming, we sought out an expert to answer it.

Minority-Owned Small Businesses Aren't Getting Stimulus Loans. Could That Finally Change?

So far, in the scramble to disperse SBA relief loans, big banks have passed over the most vulnerable businesses in favor of bigger "small" businesses. But Congress's latest stimulus package gives $60 billion in PPP to key community lenders.

Shake Shack Received, Then Returned, $10 Million in Stimulus Funding

Danny Meyer chain gives back SBA PPP loan after being criticized for taking money meant for struggling small businesses.

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