Small Business

SBA Offers Disaster Assistance to Businesses and Residents of New Jersey Affected by Severe Weather and Flooding

Thu., September 5, 2019

WASHINGTON – New Jersey businesses and residents affected by severe weather and flooding on June 19-20, 2019 can apply for low-interest disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration, Acting... Read More

Deadline Alert for SBA Disaster Assistance in Pennsylvania for Flooding

Wed., January 16, 2019

Release Date: Jan. 15, 2019 Contact: Michael Lampton (404) 331-0333 Release Number: 19-255 PA 15836/15837 Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, Blogs & Instagram ATLANTA – The U.S. Small Business... Read More

Business Banking: Tips for Small-Business Owners

Mon., June 11, 2018

Presented by Philadelphia Federal Credit Union (PFCU) Take action to set your small business up for success by following these steps: Network Stay connected with the business community in your... Read More


Mon., May 7, 2018

Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses is designed for business owners who have a business poised for growth!  It is an educational program that drives business growth, increases job creation and... Read More

Small Business Administration Office of Advocacy Announces Regulatory Roundtable Discussions

Mon., March 12, 2018

Please join the SBA Office of Advocacy for a roundtable discussion of federal regulatory issues impacting your small business in Pennsylvania: Date/Time:    Thursday, March 22, 2018 8:30 AM – 12:... Read More

THE MERCHANT’S FUND helps Philadelphia Businesses During Tough Times

Mon., February 19, 2018

Is your business experiencing tough times? The Merchants Fund might be able to help. The Merchants Fund is a Philadelphia charity established in 1854 to provide charitable gifts to business... Read More

For Small Business Saturday, keep it personal

Fri., November 17, 2017

When it comes to Small Business Saturday®, social media can alert and motivate customers to participate—not just online but for in-person store visits. During a recent Small Business Saturday –... Read More


Fri., September 22, 2017

Does your business do business with Amazon? If so, would you share the advantages you have discovered?Although no potential locations in Northeast Philadelphia have yet emerged, the Greater Northeast Philadelphia... Read More

Creating a safe environment in the workplace for your staff

Fri., July 14, 2017

Creating a safe environment in the workplace for your staff – this is a key look at the importance of this and why this can never be overlooked in any... Read More

Scammers are not ‘friends’ to small business owners

Tue., June 27, 2017

By Rosario Méndez Federal Trade Commission Division of Consumer & Business Education Scammers try to contact you in many ways. They call, email, put ads online, send messages on social... Read More