Tag - SBA

America’s Seed Fund Road Tour Event in Huntington Receives Large Turnout

  TechConnect, in partnership with Marshall University and the West Virginia Small Business Development Center, hosted an event on May 17 at the Brad D. Smith Center for Business and Innovation at Marshall University to help entrepreneurs, small business owners, and researchers learn how they can grow their businesses through the...

New Changes for PPP and COVID EIDL Defaulted Borrowers

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is now referring defaulted PPP and COVID EIDL borrowers to the U.S. Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service for collection on defaulted loans. Such borrowers may face significant consequences, including negative impact on credit scores; withholding of future state and federal tax refunds...

Emerging Farmers

Emerging Farmers Date: May 22, 2024 Time: 9:00am to 3:30 pm Registration: Emerging Farmers (ecenterdirect.com) Sponsor: ODU Veterans Business Outreach Center Event description: Considering farming? Get the information you need! This session is applicable to almost every form of farming-- from micro-farms, hydroponics, urban, and wetlands to traditional farms. Get access and advice from experts...

SBA Disaster Assistance for Impacted West Virginia Businesses

Join this SBA event to learn about economic injury disaster loans (EIDL) and other special assistance for for-profit and non-profit West Virginia businesses impacted by physical disaster or economic injury. Following a presentation by the SBA, representatives from SCORE, Operation Hope, Truist Bank and the SBA will address your questions and...

SBA Offers Economic Assistance to Mid-Atlantic Small Businesses Affected by the Francis Scott Key Bridge Collapse

SBA Administrator Isabel Casillas Guzman announced that Mid-Atlantic small businesses affected by the Francis Scott Key Bridge collapse on March 26, 2024 may apply for low-interest, long-term Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDLs) from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). “The SBA joins the entire federal...

Small Business Resources for Veterans

It’s time to get ahead of the competition and access the small business resources are out there meant for you. This expanded session includes-- Financing for your business. In addition to SBA loan guarantees, there are some financing options you may not even be aware of, as well as business competitions...

Online Funding for Small Businesses

Traditional funding for small businesses continues to dry up while digital lending platforms are expanding. And often offering more access and more speed. We’ll review many types of online funding and give you the pros and cons each. We’ll discuss peer-to-peer lending, business cash advances, brokering services, and factoring. Don’t...