Industry News – September 22, 2020

Thasunda Duckett Named First Black Woman On JPMorgan Operating Committee JPMorgan announced that Chief Executive Officer of Chase Consumer Banking, Thasunda Duckett, will be the first African-American named to the firm’s Operating Committee in the biggest expansion of...

Industry News – September 16, 2020

Second Annual National Support Latino Business Day on September 14, 2020 One day in advance of Hispanic Heritage Month, the community day of action is dedicated to highlighting the significant contributions of the Latino/x business community by shopping, celebrating...

Industry News – September 9, 2020

BoA Backs Black-Owned Banks in $300 Million Equality Drive The second-largest U.S. lender took equity stakes of about 5% in three Black or Latinx owned depository institutions. Bank of America also is in talks with other lenders owned by African Americans and...

Industry News – September 1, 2020

Small-Business Failures Loom as Federal Aid Dries Up The United States faces a wave of small-business failures this fall if the federal government does not provide a new round of financial assistance — a prospect that economists warn would prolong the recession, slow...

Industry News – August 26, 2020

71% of Microbusiness Owners Expect to Recover From COVID-19 Financial Hit Within a Year Revenue is down for 75% of small businesses, but business owners are equally confident that recovery will happen within a year, according to a new survey by GoDaddy. The...

Industry News – August 19, 2020

Facebook Announces Paid Online Events for Small Business Recovery Facebook announced a way for small businesses, local businesses, creators and others to monetize events on Facebook. Facebook also announced that they would not collect any fees from the events held on...