There’s still ‘billions of dollars in relief’ available for small businesses: SBA administrator

Small businesses in America can still capitalize on the pandemic stimulus program offered by the federal government, U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Administrator Isabella Casillas Guzman told Yahoo Finance in a new interview.

“We still have billions of dollars in relief in our COVID idle program,” said Guzman, who began her term under President Joe Biden in March after serving as the Director of the California Office of the Small Business Advocate.

The SBA initiatives — including the $953-billion Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), the Restaurant Revitalization Fund, the Shuttered Venue Operators Grant (SVOG), and Economic Injury Disaster loans — were

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Student Loan Relief Extended; Big Social Security Benefit Bump

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Lawmakers cranked up the A/C and got down to business this week before departing for their August break. On Tuesday,

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