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COVID-19 Resources: Private Business

Federal Loans

  1. President Signs PPP Flexibility Act New
  2. FAQ update regarding borrowers' self-certification verifying the necessity of the loan. FAQ –see #31 and #46 Updated
  3. Borrowers must adhere to federal nondiscrimination regulations. (The loan is considered federal financial assistance) Published on the SBA website. and in the Treasury website. New
  4. All employees must be counted (full-time, part-time, and other work arrangements) when calculating loan eligibility. FAQ –see #36
  5. When calculating loan forgiveness, only the number of full-time equivalent employees is counted. FAQ –see #36
  6. Change in ownership occurring after February 15, 2020 may not impact eligibility. FAQ –see #38
  7. Finding a borrower who applied before these directives were published, was in fact ineligible for the PPP, will not impact the SBA's guarantee of the loan as long as the lender complied with the obligations that were in effect at the time. FAQ –see #39
  8. Process for determining eligibility of seasonal employers ( February 15, 2020 or for an 8-week period between February 15, 2019 and June 30, 2019). FAQ –see #9 Updated
  9. SBA offered an alternative formula for calculating maximum loan amount for seasonal employers. FAQ #41 and additional information on increasing loan amount using the revised calculations was published on the Treasury website New
  10. Loan awards must be disbursed in totality within 10 days of the assignment of a loan number by the SBA. Published on the SBA website.
  11. Lenders will have a standard form to report disbursement and must do so in order to collect the processing fee. Published on the SBA website. with additional guidelines on the Treasury website
  12. Express Bridge Loans
  13. Debt Relief
  14. PPP Resumes New
  15. Updated PPP FAQ New
  16. Small Business Owner’s Guide to the CARES Act
  17. Emergency Economic Injury Disaster Loan (Not Accepting Applications)
  18. Express Bridge Loans
  19. Debt Relief
  20. Additional Information for Higher Ed