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22 Grants & Assistance Programs for Small Business Times are tough for small business, but help is available, from both the government—federal, state or local— and the private sector. It may be in the form of a grant, a loan or a leg up competing in a difficult business environment. Click below for a breakdown to help you sort through what’s available. KEEP READING FOR DETAILED INFO...
10 Commonly Overlooked Small Business Tax Credits For many small business owners, 2020 was a difficult year, making it all the more important that merchants take full advantage of the tax credits and deductions available. Unfortunately, few business owners are aware of the full range of tax credits of which they can take advantage. HERE ARE THE 10...
23 Frequently Asked PPP Loan Questions, Answered The federal Paycheck Protection Program offers forgivable loans to small businesses, but it has been changed several times. Link below are your answers to the biggest questions about everything from eligibility criteria to amounts of funding provided. HERE ARE THOSE ANSWERS
U.S. Chamber webinar on safeguarding your business from cyber threats (1/27) The U.S. Chamber’s NOW + NEXT webinar series will explore what’s happening now and how you can plan for what’s next across the cybersecurity ecosystem. In this one-hour session, we’ll bring together experienced security and data protection leaders who will provide tactical guidance on implementing and improving these practices to ensure that your organization’s workforce can function productively in a secure data environment. Our program will arm you with what you need to know, from updating your protection policies to enabling self-service data access, to protecting popular applications and ensuring compliance.
RAPID TEST Governor DeWine announced that the state is purchasing 2 million at-home, rapid COVID-19 test using telehealth services where the results are delivered in minutes without the need to send the test to a lab for processing. Developed by Abbott, BinaxNOW is an easy-to-use antigen test that detects the virus when people are most infectious.
To facilitate the delivery of the BinaxNOW test to the home and the guided collection and testing process, Abbott has partnered with digital health solutions provider eMed™, who will deliver people their results through Abbott’s complementary NAVICA™app in a matter of minutes. eMed™ will report the rapid test results in the electronic lab reporting system.