Industry News – October 21, 2020

Saving Main Street From Its Downward Pandemic Spiral In a recent PYMNTS study, more than two-thirds of consumers say that saving Main Street is a key priority for the shops themselves, and for the health of their local communities. More Main Street businesses say they...

Industry News – October 14, 2020

SBA Offers Total Forgiveness for Loans of $50,000 or Less Business owners who borrowed $50,000 or less through the Small Business Administration’s emergency loan program learned last week that their debts are forgiven entirely — provided they file the right paperwork....

Policy News – October 8, 2020

President Donald Trump, First Lady Melania Trump, and other Administration officials are grappling with a coronavirus outbreak in the White House. The president has been hospitalized since last Friday evening. Over the weekend, President Trump’s medical team...

Industry News – October 8, 2020

We Need to Revisit the Small Business Lending Process for Women Entrepreneurs Less than 5% of small biz lending goes to women. Catherine Berman, CEO of CNote, shares insight into one effort to do better in measuring risk for those entrepreneurs and financially...

Policy News – September 30, 2020

Negotiations on a modified coronavirus relief package–the details of which were recently released–continues as Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin and lawmakers will again meet to talk shop. The House is expected to vote on the bill this week. Dubbed...