SBA News: This week - Small Business Management Series Starts, Civil Unrest Disaster Assistance, Tax Relief and other Training Opportunities

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Money Smart Business Management Series

Small Business Basics Management Series Starts This Week

The Minnesota District Office is continuing to hold virtual trainings to help small businesses and entrepreneurs understand the basics using the Money Smart series that was developed in partnership with the FDIC. 

Click on the links below for more information and join us in the months ahead to better understand the basics of business ownership.

September: Start Up Sessions

October: Building Business Skills Sessions

November: Business Management Sessions

December: Business Transitions

Did you know that SBA provides low-interest disaster loans to homeowners, renters and businesses?

Civil Unrest Disaster Assistance Training

August 31, 10 a.m. or September 1, 6 p.m. 

The SBA has just made available low-interest disaster loans for Minnesota businesses, non-profits and residents who were affected by civil unrest on May 27 through June 8, 2020. If you are located in Hennepin County or the adjacent counties of Anoka, Carver, Dakota, Ramsey, Scott, Sherburne, and Wright, you may be eligible to apply.

Join SBA's Minnesota District Office to learn about the disaster assistance loans available for Minnesota help those impacted by civil unrest.

Register Now

Additional SBA Training This Week

The SBA Minnesota District Office is hosting training webinars to provide SBA COVID-19 funding options and general technical assistance to help entrepreneurs and small business owners start, grow, expand, and recover.

To learn more and register today, visit the links below:

  • Preparing a COVID19 Preparedness/Reopening Plan for Minnesota Businesses
    August 31, 1 PM; Register
  • Is Owning a Business a Good Fit for You? (Money Smart Series)
    September 2, 6 PM; Register
  • Organizational Types – Pros and Cons (Money Smart Series)
    September 3, 9 AM; Register
  • SBA, IRS, WHD Coronavirus Tax Relief for Employers and Business Owners
    September 3, 2 PM; Register

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