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Advice For Successfully Getting A Small Business Loan

Even during challenging times, a small business with a sound strategy can obtain a loan.

03/17/2014

Sergeants Benevolent Association logo (credit: sbanyc.org)

Bill Thompson Compares Aspects Of Stop-And-Frisk Tactics To Trayvon Martin Case

Democrat Bill Thompson has ushered in a new phase in the hotly contested New York City mayor’s race after linking the NYPD’s controversial stop-and-frisk policy to the Trayvon Martin killing in Florida.

07/30/2013

People walk past homes and businesses destroyed during Hurricane Sandy. (credit:  Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

SBA To Homeowners, Renters: Apply If You Need Aid

The Small Business Administration is known mostly as the organization that gives loans to entrepreneurs looking to start businesses, but when a disaster is declared, the agency does a lot more.

12/02/2012

Yonkers Small Business. Robert Altman of Altman Lighting, SBA Deputy Administrator Marie Johns, Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano (L-R), Nov. 14, 2012. (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Federal, State Small Business Officials Meet With Small Business Owners Recovering From Sandy

For businesses looking for assistance in cleaning up and reopening after Sandy, the SBA website is one starting point and Johns said the agency is out at the FEMA centers that have popped up across the region.

11/14/2012