Paycheck Protection Program Updates

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By MATTHEW LUTTINGER & BRAN NOONAN of Date   May 8, 2020 The CARES Act created the Paycheck Protection Program (“PPP”), which amended the Small Business Act (“SBA”) to provide short term loans to companies with fewer than 500 employees and other companies (such as those in the restaurant and hospitality industry). Such […]

A Lookback on PPP and What Happened – the First Round

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The following is based on and extracted from an article in The Motley Fool by Ollen Douglass and a Report from the SBA. As of April 16, the SBA’s statistics are: Summary *Net Approved Dollars do not reflect the amount required for reimbursement to lenders per statute within the CARES Act. […]

Paycheck Protection Program – What is included in “Average Monthly Payroll” & What can I use the money for?

Paycheck Protection Program

This article is an extracted from and article by Fenwick & West LLP. & Treasury Department website. Maximum Amount — The sum of (i) borrower’s average total monthly “payroll costs” during the one-year period leading up to loan origination multiplied by 2.5 (i.e., 2.5 times average monthly payroll costs) plus (ii) […]

The Small Business Owner’s Guide to the CARES Act

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This is based on a guide sent out from Senator Ben Cardin, Ranking Member – U.S. Senate Committee on Small Business & Entrepreneurship. Other than the SBA COVID-19 ECONOMIC INJURY DISASTER LOAN the CARES act provides for the following funding/loan programs: Capital to cover the cost of retaining employees. Then the […]

SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans

Coronavirus

This article is very very closely follows an article I received from MBFA. It should be noted that this does not cover what the current Bill in Congress (as of 1:30 PM Eastern Time). Pursuant to the latest guidance from the SBA, small businesses that meet the SBA’s revenue OR the […]

The How to of Disaster Relief

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SBA Disaster Relief This site allows the public to see what relief is available by state and county. https://disasterloan.sba.gov/ela/Declarations/Index/?utm_source=pardot&utm_medium=image&utm_campaign=MC_Partners_SBA_Relief_Assistance_03_17_2020 Apply for a Disaster Relief Loan This file walks you through the steps to apply for a loan, and the documentation that is needed to complete the request. https://disasterloan.sba.gov/ela/Documents/Three_Step_Process_SBA_Disaster_Loans.pdf   SBA Disaster […]

The Corona Virus is taking its toll – SBA Providing Disaster Loan Assistance in Many States Affected

Corona Virus

The U.S. Small Business Administration thru its disaster relief program is offering low-interest coronavirus disaster relief loans for working capital to California, New York, Washington, and dozens of other state’s small businesses that are suffering substantial economic damage as a result of the COVID-19. Not all states have applied for this […]

Successfully Navigating the SBA Lending Process

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For buyers seeking acquisition financing, an SBA 7(a) loan can be a fantastic tool.  Relative to conventional loans that typically require down payments of 30% or more, buyers utilizing SBA loans can make a down payment of 10-25% (more on this later), and obtain a low fixed rate (a small amount […]