Small Business News

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.

Rural Development: Invest More

If Main St. is thriving in your small town, chances are good your community has benefited from federal programs aimed at rural development. From your community’s utilities and sewer system to small business assistance to rural energy, the Department of Agriculture does a lot of work and only uses about 1.7 percent of USDA’s budget. That equals about $40.68 for every rural resident.


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