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SBA Programs – Scams and Fraud Alerts

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The Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) includes provisions to help small businesses. Fraudsters have already begun targeting small business owners during these economically difficult times.  Be on the lookout for grant fraud, loan fraud and phishing. Scams and Fraud Schemes Grants SBA does not initiate contact on either 7a or Disaster loans or grants. If you are proactively contacted by someone claiming to be from the…

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SBA Disaster Loans Available in Texas

Small businesses throughout the entire state of Texas are now eligible to apply for the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Economic Injury Disaster Loans. “I’m encouraged by the collaboration between the Texas Governor’s Office and the SBA Disaster Team to rapidly make this recovery funding available to small businesses and nonprofits statewide,” said South Central Regional Administrator Justin Crossie. Small businesses are beginning to feel the impact from the spread of…

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Apply Now for SBA Recovery Loans

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Beginning today, July 12, Hidalgo County businesses affected by recent severe storms and flooding may apply for SBA recovery loans in person in Weslaco. The center will offer one-on-one meetings to explain how the Small Business Administration can finance disaster recovery. Representatives will also clarify the loan application process as well as help business owners complete electronic applications. “Due to severe property damage and economic losses these storms inflicted on…

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