Tag: small businesses

Federal, Policy

As stimulus talks drag on in Washington, millions of small businesses await guidance on PPP loan forgiveness

October 23, 2020


Time is running out for millions of small business owners on Main Street. It’s not just another round of cash that they need from Washington to avoid contagion. They need clarity on how to receive forgiveness on the $525 billion […]

Federal, Policy

Banks will collect billions in fees on PPP small business loans, according to a new report

July 6, 2020

Via: Fortune

The Paycheck Protection Program, designed to save jobs and stimulate the economy by providing forgivable loans to small businesses hurt by the coronavirus, is also creating another winner: banks. Banks that made the government-guaranteed PPP loans to small businesses are […]

Cybersecurity, Policy, State & Local

Phishing campaign spoofs local-government websites to rip off small businesses

June 3, 2019

Via: StateScoop

A foreign hacker has been running a phishing campaign that uses phony versions of local government websites in the United States, targeting small and medium-sized businesses in those communities to steal personal credentials, cybersecurity firm Lookout told StateScoop. In the […]