Posted : July 1, 2021

On June 30, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) sent an email to all Restaurant Revitalization Fund (RRF) applicants announcing the official shutdown of the program. What should you know if you're one in a majority of restaurant operators whose grant application is still pending? (more…)

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Posted : June 17, 2021

Whether you’re just starting your first business, or you’re getting ready to invest more into your current business, there will inevitably come a time when you need a loan. The easier it is for you to work with your lender and the smoother your application process goes, the easier it will be to find the right loan, get the best service, and quickly receive the funds you need to get your business where you want it to go.  (more…)

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Posted : May 26, 2021

More than half of small business loans from the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) went to larger businesses, leaving small and minority-owned businesses to suffer through pandemic-related losses. Many have closed or temporarily closed. Thankfully, the Small Business Administration (SBA) has just launched a $28.6 billion relief initiative to help those businesses hardest hit by COVID keep their doors open: the Restaurant Revitalization Fund (RRF). This time around, businesses owned by women, veterans, and those defined as “socially and economically disadvantaged” are being considered priority applicants.  (more…)

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