In response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, small business owners, including agricultural businesses, and nonprofit organizations in all U.S. states, Washington D.C., and territories can apply for an Economic Injury Disaster Loan. The EIDL program is designed to provide economic relief to businesses that are currently experiencing a temporary loss of revenue due to coronavirus (COVID-19).
Here are some basic facts about this program:
To meet financial obligations and operating expenses that could have been met had the disaster not occurred.
3.75% for businesses (fixed)
2.75% for nonprofits (fixed)
No pre-payment penalty or fees
USE OF PROCEEDS:
Working capital & normal operating expenses Example: continuation of health care benefits, rent, utilities, fixed debt payments.
Required for loans over $25,000. SBA uses a general security agreement (UCC) designating business assets as collateral, e.g. machinery and equipment, furniture and fixtures, etc.
Deferred 1 year; interest still accrues. Borrower may make payments if they choose to do so.
SBA is currently accepting new Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) applications from all qualified small businesses, including agricultural businesses, and private nonprofit organizations.
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