Small Business News

Access to Capital Key for Small Business

Many banks have either steered away from small business lending or have severely tightened their credit standards. It’s no secret small business lending is very risky in normal times. Programs like REAP assist entrepreneurs in finding traditional and non-traditional sources of income.

SBA Develops Mobile App

Are you starting a new business or do you need help taking your business to the next level? The Small Business Administration has developed an “app” to help smart phone users find SBA-affiliated advisers located near them and to get free, personal, one-on-one help with starting and growing the business.

Spotlight: Amigos Unidos, Inc

Ramiro Alvarez, owner of Amigos Unidos, Inc., is one of those people who inspire others. Because of his leadership in opening a business, other members of the community have begun thinking about starting a new business in South Sioux City.


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