The CARES Act was designed with small business owners in mind as the government is very interested in getting our communities back to work! There are a number of provisions included in the Act to help you pay debts, keep your people employed, relax your burdens, and put money back in your pocket. These resources will be continuously updated as the government provides more and better guidance about how the Act is supposed to work.
Many of you may have heard about the second round of funding for EIDL and PPP loans on April 27. If you haven't applied, do so NOW! It will likely run out by May 1 due to a backload of applications already waiting in the queue from when the first round of funding ran out.
Work through this checklist to ensure your business doesn't get bit in the butt from a legal or public relations standpoint! We need your business to not just survive, but THRIVE!