The best time to apply for a small business loan is when you aren’t in desperate need. Find out how planning ahead can boost your chances of getting a loan. Read more
Understanding what lenders want to know before you apply for a business loan is a good way to prepare for the questions they will ask. Read more
On October 8, the U.S. Small Business Administration, in consultation with the Treasury Department, released a simpler loan forgiveness application for Paycheck Protection Program... Read more
SCORE's latest infographic highlights the findings of part 3 of “The Megaphone Of Main Street: The Impact of Covid-19” data report. Read more
Identify the crucial factors lenders are evaluating now, and steps you can take to position your business for financing in the coming months and years. Read more
The Megaphone Of Main Street: The Impact of Covid-19, Infographic #2 - Impact on Black-owned Small Businesses
COVID-19 has had a large impact on Black-owned businesses, with only 8.8% reporting profitability and growth as shown in our latest SCORE infographic. Read more
These practical measures can help you make fast, smart decisions to more effectively weather the remainder of the pandemic and the years to come.
Esta guía te ayudará a entender los 10 tipos preferidos/populares de financiamiento disponibles para PYMEs. Read more
The Megaphone Of Main Street: The Impact of Covid-19, Infographic #1 - Impact on Hispanic-owned Small Businesses
SCORE’s latest infographic highlights the challenges of Hispanic entrepreneurs during the pandemic. It highlights the findings of “The Megaphone Of Main Street: The Impact of... Read more
Systemic racism has made it difficult for Black entrepreneurs and business owners to be successful over the past century. We take a look at why this barrier exists and resources for Black entrepreneurs.
Access the on-demand educational, informative, and inspiring sessions that took place during the National Small Business Week Virtual Summit, hosted by the SBA and SCORE. Read more
Although Hispanic and other minority entrepreneurs are becoming an economic force, they are underrepresented in business. Eliminating obstacles that hinder the progress, growth, and success of these small businesses is an imperative that can drive innovation, create jobs, and grow our nation’s economy.