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PPP Money Is Gone: Can I Still Get Help?

The Paycheck Protection Program — better known as the PPP — arrived soon after the start of the pandemic as a way to help small business owners keep people employed. Now the PPP loan period is over, so does that mean business owners struggling with the effects of the...

EIDL Advance vs. EIDL Loan: What’s the Difference?

If your small business has been hard hit by the COVID-19 pandemic, an Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) could be a major boost to get you back on track. But what’s the difference between an EIDL Loan and the Targeted EIDL Advance? It's often brought up in small...

If Build Back Better Is Dead Can My Business Still Get Money?

Were you hoping the Build Back Better Plan would pass Congress so your small business could access important government funding? By all accounts, it seems the Biden administration’s funding plan has no path forward to be approved in Congress — at least not in its...

Employee Retention Tax Credit: Everything You Need to Know

Have you been paying employees who’ve been on the payroll for a while? If so, your small business may be eligible for the Employee Retention Credit (ERC). This is a federal program where you can earn a refundable tax credit just for paying your employees.  You...

Small Business Government Grants: Do You Qualify?

If you’ve been scouring the internet, trying to find money via a small business government grant, you’ve probably seen the same warning a few dozen times: Only apply to grants for which your company qualifies.  However, it’s not always easy to figure out which...

How Does a Small Business Get Grant Money?

When you’ve got a small business, figuring out how to get grant money can seem like a bit of a mystery. The process can sometimes even feel daunting. Yet, there are millions of dollars in grant money available to people just like you. So how do all those small...

Government Loan vs. Government Grant: The Basic Differences

The government offers various financial assistance programs to struggling small businesses, but understanding the options out there, and if you qualify, can be difficult. Plus, when you’re worried about just staying afloat, the last thing you want to do is wade...

Free Government Grant Money: Does Your Business Qualify

If your small business was impacted by the pandemic, you’ve probably been hearing about the “free government grant money” out there to help you keep things running. Congress has passed a number of bills to help small businesses affected by the coronavirus. That’s...

How Government Funds Helped My Family

In 2013, my wife and I started a company in the travel industry. We were very fortunate to have built up a multi-million dollar business from the ground up. We were living the American dream. Then, in March 2020, the pandemic hit. Like so many other people, it hit us...
PPP Money Is Gone: Can I Still Get Help?

PPP Money Is Gone: Can I Still Get Help?

The Paycheck Protection Program — better known as the PPP — arrived soon after the start of the pandemic as a way to help small business owners keep people employed. Now the PPP loan period is over, so does that mean business owners struggling with the effects of the...

read more
EIDL Advance vs. EIDL Loan: What’s the Difference?

EIDL Advance vs. EIDL Loan: What’s the Difference?

If your small business has been hard hit by the COVID-19 pandemic, an Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) could be a major boost to get you back on track. But what’s the difference between an EIDL Loan and the Targeted EIDL Advance? It's often brought up in small...

read more
If Build Back Better Is Dead Can My Business Still Get Money?

If Build Back Better Is Dead Can My Business Still Get Money?

Were you hoping the Build Back Better Plan would pass Congress so your small business could access important government funding? By all accounts, it seems the Biden administration’s funding plan has no path forward to be approved in Congress — at least not in its...

read more
Employee Retention Tax Credit: Everything You Need to Know

Employee Retention Tax Credit: Everything You Need to Know

Have you been paying employees who’ve been on the payroll for a while? If so, your small business may be eligible for the Employee Retention Credit (ERC). This is a federal program where you can earn a refundable tax credit just for paying your employees.  You...

read more
Small Business Government Grants: Do You Qualify?

Small Business Government Grants: Do You Qualify?

If you’ve been scouring the internet, trying to find money via a small business government grant, you’ve probably seen the same warning a few dozen times: Only apply to grants for which your company qualifies.  However, it’s not always easy to figure out which...

read more
How Does a Small Business Get Grant Money?

How Does a Small Business Get Grant Money?

When you’ve got a small business, figuring out how to get grant money can seem like a bit of a mystery. The process can sometimes even feel daunting. Yet, there are millions of dollars in grant money available to people just like you. So how do all those small...

read more