We're in uncharted territory, responding to the Covid-19 crisis. Our team has gathered tips, resources, and insights to help our clients and partners across industries grapple with this pandemic's impact on your businesses and community.
Know that we're updating this often, so check back often. And if there are resources you're looking for and can't find or have questions about the resources below, please reach out. We'd love to hear from you and help in any way that we can.
SBA Paycheck Protection Program
The Paycheck Protection Program is a loan designed to provide a direct incentive for small businesses to keep their workers on the payroll.
SBA will forgive loans if all employees are kept on the payroll for eight weeks and the money is used for payroll, rent, mortgage interest, or utilities.
GoFundMe Small Business Relief Fund
GoFundMe, Intuit QuickBooks, and Yelp have each donated $500,000 to the Small Business Relief Fund that will issue $500 matching grants to qualifying businesses that raise at least $500 on GoFundMe.
Zero-interest Loans with Capital Launch
Brick-and-Mortar businesses that launch a capital raise on Mainvest, an investment fund, may be eligible for an additional $2,000 capital infusion of a zero-interest loan.
SBA Disaster Loans
SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loans offer up to $2 million in assistance and can provide vital economic support to small businesses to help overcome the temporary loss of revenue they are experiencing. These loans may be used to pay fixed debts, payroll, accounts payable and other bills that can’t be paid because of the disaster’s impact.
Discussion Guide for Local Governments
Discussion guide on topics including crisis communications, chains of command, gaps in emergency response protocol, and preparing your local workforce.
State Tax Filing Guidance for Coronavirus Pandemic
U.S. states are providing tax filing and payment due date relief for individuals and businesses. The AICPA has compiled the latest developments on state tax filings related
Business Continuity Plan
Institute for Business & Home Safety (IBHS)
The Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety (IBHS) has developed a new streamlined business continuity program for small businesses that may not have the time or resources to create an extensive plan to recover from business interruptions.
Retail Training Guide: How COVID-19 Could Affect Your Retail Business
WhizBang Retail Training
A guide to help plan for and minimize the effects of five disruptions from Covid 19: Supply chain disruption; Social distancing disruptions; Financial disruptions; Team disruptions, and; Personal disruptions.
65 Free Tools to Help You Through the Coronavirus Pandemic
Information and links for tools that help your business go virtual: video conferencing, meetings, process management, dashboards, studying, training and more.