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July 12, 2021

Great SBA Loan Terms: An Opportunity for Your Business [Webinar Recording]

Looking for short and long-term working capital? Want to refinance current business debt? Need to purchase furniture, fixtures or supplies? The SBA is offering very favorable lending options for small businesses effective now through September 30, 2021. Join us for this walk-through of SBA loan enhancements to see if they can help you grow your […]

June 24, 2021

PPP Forgiveness for Loans Over $150K [Webinar Recording]

There are three different forgiveness applications based on the PPP loan amount and other requirements. In this webinar series we will cover each scenario/form one at a time, with this one focusing on loans over $150,000. This webinar covers: The forgiveness form for loans over $150k Which form to use based on whether you have […]

June 22, 2021

Cybersecurity: Identify Your Gaps and Protect Your Business [Recording]

Learn how to protect your business – and your customers – from a cyberattack. The threats to your business reputation, and costs related to a data breach and business interruption, are too significant to ignore. This webinar will help you identify the data you keep and those with access to it, map out ways to […]

June 17, 2021

PPP Forgiveness for Loans $50K – $150K [Recording]

There are three different forgiveness applications based on the PPP loan amount and other requirements. In this webinar series we will cover each scenario/form one at a time, with this one focusing on loans +$50,000-$150,000 This webinar covers: The simplified forgiveness form for loans over $50k and up to $150k Which form to use based […]

June 10, 2021

PPP Forgiveness for Loans Under $50K [Recording]

There are three different forgiveness applications based on the PPP loan amount and other requirements. In this webinar series we will cover each scenario/form one at a time, starting with loans under $50,000. In this webinar we will present information related to: The simplified forgiveness form for loans below $50,000 Exemptions on employee and wage […]

May 6, 2021

Restaurant Revitalization Fund Overview [Recording]

This webinar provides an overview of the Restaurant Revitalization Fund grant program, including: Eligibility details including which entities qualify and what is required Understanding the amount you would qualify for depending on how long you’ve been in business The covered period, which is how long you have to use the funds How you can use […]

May 6, 2021

Fondo de Revitalización de Restaurantes: Prepárese [Grabación]

A discusión del programa Restaurant Revitalization Fund, que incluye: Detalles de elegibilidad, incluyendo las entidades que califican y los requisitos; Como determinar la cantidad para la que calificaría según el tiempo que lleva en el negocio; El período cubierto o el período de tiempo en el que necesita usar los fondos; Cómo puede utilizar los […]

April 20, 2021

State and Federal Export Resources for Connecticut Firms [Recording]

While the U.S. exports some $2 trillion in goods and services to world markets annually, there is vast opportunity to increase both the number of U.S. exporters and the markets they are selling to— particularly among small and medium-sized firms.  With more than 95% of the world’s consumers located outside of the U.S., your firm […]

April 20, 2021

Overview: Restaurant Revitalization Fund [Recording]

Join the U.S. SBA Connecticut District Office, the Connecticut Restaurant Association, and CTSBDC to learn about the soon-to-be-launched Restaurant Revitalization Program. In this recording we review eligibility, the covered period, eligible expenses, estimating grant amounts based on revenues as well as the time the applicant has been in operation, and required documentation. There is no […]

April 15, 2021

Applying for Paycheck Protection Program Funds [Recording]

This webinar offers a full review of eligibility requirements for those looking to apply for the first or second draw and steps to understand how to apply. The Economic Aid Act (Dec. 2020) expanded uses of funds, and Executive action provided expanded access by modifying the rules for Schedule C filers. Take advantage of the […]