SBA Opens Review of $500K+ Loans

At long last, beginning today, October 8, the Small Business Administration (SBA) will begin reviewing and qualifying Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) applications in excess of $500,000. You will recall that the maximum loan amount was increased early last month from the original $500,000 cap to the current $2 million limit. At the same time,…

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SBA Closes RRF

Rife with problems from the get-go, the Restaurant Revitalization Fund (RRF) was closed to new applications yesterday by the US Small Business Administration (SBA), but the application portal will remain open for another two weeks to allow applicants to check their status. With its creation as an integral part of the American Rescue Plan –…

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SBA Halts RRF Payments

In the wake of a federal court ruling that found the Restaurant Revitalization Fund (RRF) priorities (women, veterans and economically/socially disadvantaged individuals) unconstitutional, the Small Business Administration (SBA) has withheld almost 3,000 additional RRF approved payments to priority recipients. The SBA essentially revoked the priority approvals already given and halted consideration of other priority applications…

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