Tag Archives: business
Walking by Money for Your Deals: How Funding May Exist in your Back Yard

Walking by Money for Your Deals: How Funding May Exist in your Back Yard

Have you ever been out walking and noticed a dollar on the ground, stepped on it and kept on going?  Perhaps you have done so with a $500 bill?  Think about that for a second but think about walking past a pile of $500 bills. The purpose of this article is to provide you with [...] Read more
USDA Helps Rural Businesses Create Jobs and Increase Economic Opportunities

USDA Helps Rural Businesses Create Jobs and Increase Economic Opportunities

PINE RIDGE, S.D.,  Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today awarded nearly $20 million through 385 grants to help support the start-up or expansion of rural small businesses. “These grants will strengthen the economic fabric of our rural small towns and communities by providing capital to small and emerging businesses,” Vilsack said Read more
SBA Launches Business Challenge for Innovations That Empower Women’s Lives

SBA Launches Business Challenge for Innovations That Empower Women’s Lives

Washington, DC- Addressing the needs of women and the role they play in America’s  economy, the U.S. Small Business Administration has launched a nationwide competition for entrepreneurs who are developing products and services that will enhance the lives of women and their families. “The landscape of the U.S. economy has evolved drastically Read more
Impact Investment Fund Grows Threefold

Impact Investment Fund Grows Threefold

WASHINGTON–The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced today that the Impact Investment Fund of the Small Business Investment Company (SBIC) program has tripled in the last 12 months. “Capital investment in some sectors, geographies and industries is still lower than you would expect and like. Through the Impact Investment Fund, Read more
Category: Business, Financing
USDA Announces $29 Million to Provide Housing for Farmworkers

USDA Announces $29 Million to Provide Housing for Farmworkers

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced recently that USDA is investing $29 million to provide affordable housing for farm laborers and their families. “Housing is often the first step on the road to more economic prosperity for farmworker families,” Vilsack said. “These loans and grants will significantly improve the lives Read more
Federal Government Announces $59 Million in Loans and Grants to Increase Economic Opportunity, Microenterprise Development

Federal Government Announces $59 Million in Loans and Grants to Increase Economic Opportunity, Microenterprise Development

PIKEVILLE, KY.– USDA Rural Development Acting Under Secretary Doug O’Brien today announced the selection of 85 utilities and development organizations for loans and grants to support rural business activities that will boost economic growth in rural communities. “These USDA investments capitalize rural small businesses, which allows Read more
USDA Announces Investments to Increase Economic Activity in Rural Areas and on Native Lands

USDA Announces Investments to Increase Economic Activity in Rural Areas and on Native Lands

BURLINGTON, VT – Agriculture Deputy Secretary Krysta Harden announced that USDA is investing in rural businesses and development organizations to spur economic growth in rural areas and in Tribal communities. “These investments are part of the Obama Administration’s ongoing efforts to help rural and Tribal communities that have the Read more
SBA Announces $1.5 Million Grant Funding Opportunity for Innovative Projects to Help Small Disadvantaged Businesses

SBA Announces $1.5 Million Grant Funding Opportunity for Innovative Projects to Help Small Disadvantaged Businesses

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced that it is seeking grant proposals to award up to $1.5 million in grant funding to for-profit and non-profit service providers including, but not limited to, universities, trade and professional associations, firms, and other organizations for special projects to promote Read more
New Innovation District in Detroit to Spur Neighborhood Job Growth, Support Local Entrepreneurs

New Innovation District in Detroit to Spur Neighborhood Job Growth, Support Local Entrepreneurs

DETROIT–The establishment of a new Innovation District in Detroit will be a catalyst for new jobs and small business growth throughout the city, Mayor Mike Duggan announced today.  The announcement comes on the heels of a report released Monday by the Brookings Institution outlining how formalized Innovation Districts can facilitate new Read more
: Low Interest Capital For Real Estate Investing, Business Growth and Financial Protection

: Low Interest Capital For Real Estate Investing, Business Growth and Financial Protection

You’re probably busy so instead of boring you with a lot of long drawn out details,  I’m just going tell you that if you have even the slightest interest in borrowing money for your business at a really low interest rate, you need to join me (online) live Thursday, 5/8/14 at: 3pm ET by CLICKING [...] Read more
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