Industry News – July 1, 2020

Is It Time to Delay Your Small-business Tax Filing? Extending tax returns is a very common practice, particularly for strategic reasons. Find out what makes sense for your business and why. Source: The Philadelphia Inquirer      Why PPP Borrowers Need To Be...

Industry News – June 26, 2020

How GoDaddy is Helping Small Businesses Stay Open During the Crisis The company’s free offers, informed by the Qualtrics data, were taken up by thousands of users in just the first week. Some of the offers were A free website builder with GoDaddy Websites + Marketing,...

Industry News – June 19, 2020

City of Houston to Receive Rockefeller Foundation Funds for National initiative Houston is one of 10 cities in the U.S. to get part of $10 million in funding from the Rockefeller Foundation designed to promote more inclusive growth. Source: BizJournals    ...

Industry News – June 5, 2020

Bench to Host Webinar on PPP Loan Forgiveness  As the June 30 deadline for PPP applications approaches, Bench will host a webinar on how PPP loans work and how businesses can benefit. One of the key highlights of the webinar is loan forgiveness eligibility. The...

Industry News – May 29, 2020

JPMorgan Chase Invests $600K in Small Business Loan Access Platform from Diddy, Harbor Bank The investment will go to OurFairShare.com, which was created through a partnership between Harbor Bank of Maryland Community Development Corporation and Combs Enterprises. The...

Industry News – May 22, 2020

Magic Johnson Makes Another Assist—to the Small Business Aid Program Earvin “Magic” Johnson said his EquiTrust Life Insurance Co. will provide $100 million in capital to fund loans through the Small Business Administration’s Paycheck Protection Program. Source: The...