PPP January 2021 Update

Qualifying small businesses can now apply for Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans through certain lenders. The Small Business Administration (SBA) reopened its PPP portal on January 11, 2021 after Congress passed and the President signed legislation in December 2020, authorizing the continuation of the program and an additional $284 billion in funds. The program allows […]

Scams, Fraud, and Hackers in the Time of Coronavirus

With an alarming increase in scams, cybercrimes, and other fraud schemes, we all need to be extra diligent in our actions to protect our businesses, our computers, our children, and ourselves.  Here are some things we need to watch out for and how to stay safe. Virtual Environment Exploits A record number of people are […]

The Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loan and the Economic Injury Disaster (EIDL) Loan

On Friday, March 27, 2020, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES) was signed into law, and one part of it includes two loan programs for small businesses. Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loan Owners of businesses, including nonprofits, with less than 500 employees that have been impacted financially due to the coronavirus can […]