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[ 0 ] Apr. 15, 2014

SBA Resources For Veteran Entrepreneurs

Veteran entrepreneurs can get free help and resources from the U.S. Small Business Administration. These U.S. Small Business Administration resource partners have almost 1,500 locations across the United States, Guam, and Puerto Rico to help veterans who want to start their own business or grow an existing business.  All partners can advise veterans on small […]

[ 0 ] Dec. 11, 2013

How Your Small Business Can Compete in the Federal Marketplace

Looking for ways to cash in on lucrative government contracts? SBA’s 8(a) Business Development Program is designed to help small, disadvantaged businesses compete in the federal marketplace. The 8(a) Program offers executive level business training that helps to keep your small business competitive. Read on to learn about the benefits, the requirements and how to […]

[ 0 ] Nov. 22, 2013

Get To Know The SBA

[ 0 ] Aug. 1, 2013

5 Ways To Protect Your Small Biz From Disaster This Hurricane Season

The SBA has put together 5 tips to protect your small business during this hurricane season: Determine your greatest risk potential. It might come from wind damage or the inland flooding that typically follows the tropical storm’s heavy rains.  Meanwhile, your business could suffer financial losses due to road and bridge closings in the aftermath […]

[ 0 ] Jul. 17, 2013

Key Bank Selected to Pilot U.S. Global Business Solutions Initiative To Increase Small Business Exports

KeyBank announced that it has been selected as a partner bank in the pilot program of the U.S. Global Business Solutions initiative. The U.S. Global Business Solutions (USGBS) is an interagency initiative launched by the Small Business Administration (SBA) to expand the reach of federal government export assistance, with the goal of adding 50,000 small […]

[ 0 ] May. 3, 2013

SBA Helping Women To Get More Federal Government Contracts

Federal contracting with small businesses is a win-win.  Every year, the U.S. government awards nearly $100 billion in federal contracts to small businesses, allowing these businesses to grow their revenues and create jobs right here at home.  Meanwhile, the federal government gets the chance to work with some of the most responsive, innovative and nimble […]

[ 0 ] Feb. 18, 2013

SBA’s New Website & Blog On the Affordable Care Act

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) recently launched a new web page and blog dedicated to educating small business owners about the Affordable Care Act. The new tools will serve as a gateway for small business owners connecting them with information provided by SBA’s federal partners responsible for implementing the law, including the U.S. Department […]

[ 0 ] Sep. 3, 2012

Travel Survey Shows Small Biz Is On The Move

American Airlines released results of a recent online survey of more than 1,100 American Airlines Business ExtrAA® travel managers of small- and medium-size businesses (SMBs). The survey shows 71 percent of SMB travel managers estimate the economic outlook for their companies is expected to improve in the next 12 to 18 months. According to the […]

[ 0 ] Aug. 22, 2012

Barreto Enters The Minority Small Business Hall of Fame

Hector Barreto, Chairman of The Latino Coalition and former Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration, was inducted in the Minority Small Business Hall of Fame during a ceremony held last month in Los Angeles. In receiving the honor Barreto joins his father in the Hall of Fame, making them them the first father and […]

[ 0 ] Aug. 13, 2012

SBA Launches Training Program For Transitioning Veterans

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has joined with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the Department of Defense (DoD) to launch a training program for transitioning service members and veterans to help them become entrepreneurs and create jobs. Operation Boots to Business: From Service to Startup is a national initiative that will be […]

[ 0 ] Aug. 1, 2012

SBA Simplifies Online Disaster Loan

Applying for disaster recovery assistance from the U.S. Small Business Administration just got easier thanks to revisions made to its electronic loan application, significantly reducing the number of screens an applicant must read while filling out the form. “Our goal is to provide support for those rebuilding after a disaster, and we wanted to make […]

[ 0 ] Jun. 4, 2012

Small Biz Owners Are Not Prepared For Retirement

New research from The American College, the nation’s largest non-profit educational institution devoted to financial services, reveals that while the overwhelming majority of small business owners are concerned about retirement, a third of the women and a quarter of the men surveyed have not estimated how much they are going to need when they retire. […]

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