SBA Vermont District Office The Small Business Administration reminds all Economic Injury Disaster Loan borrowers the agency extended deferment period for all disaster loans, including COVID-19 EIDLs, until 2022.
- All SBA disaster loans made in calendar year 2020, including COVID-19 EIDL, will have a first payment due date extended from 12-months to 24-months from the date of the note.
- All SBA disaster loans made in calendar year 2021, including COVID-19 EIDL, will have a first payment due date extended from 12-months to 18-months from the date of the note.
The SBA continues to accept EIDL applications. EIDLs have affordable terms with a 30-year maturity and a 3.75% interest rate for small businesses and 2.75% interest rate for nonprofit organizations. Interest continues to accrue during the deferment period and borrowers may make full or partial payments if they choose.
For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1-800-659-2955 (TTY: 1-800-877-8339).
Start Your Own Business Webinar Aug 5
The Vermont Small Business Development Center is hosting a free Start Your Business webinar at 10 a.m. Aug. 5. Gain practical tips and learn the steps needed to launch a small business. Following the session, attendees will receive additional resources to assist in the process.
To register, click here.
Community Coffee Call July 26
The Center for Women & Enterprise is hosting its Community Coffee Call at 9 a.m. July 26. The CWE holds this call each moth to discuss the challenges women business owners face and the ideas to overcome those obstacles. Bring coffee, stories from the weekend, goals for the week, business questions, and brainstorming needs. Join the CWE to support women business owners to close out the month and look forward to the next.
To register, click here.
PPP Forgiveness Webinar July 27
The SBA Vermont District Office hosts free webinars from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays about Paycheck Protection Program forgiveness. Topics include criteria, the process, changes and more.
To access the webinar, click here.
To access the webinar by phone, call 202-765-1264 and enter code 986 011 495#.
For more information, email email@example.com.
Veterans Business Training Aug 24-25
The Small Business Administration is hosting a two-day webinar from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 25 to 26 for Veterans wanting to learn about the fundamentals of starting a small business.
Boots to Business is a free SBA training program for transitioning service members, veterans and family members to assist understanding the steps, stages and activities related to launching and growing a business as a post-military career.
For more information or to register, contact Miguel Moralez at 603-225-1601 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
To register, visit, https://sbavets.force.com/s/. On the August calendar select: Online Portsmouth, NS, ME.
SBA Vermont District Office
87 State Street