Jim Blasingame

Small business optimism is at an all-time high

Jim Blasingame reports on a recent online poll that indicates small business owners are more optimistic about their businesses than they’ve been in decades.

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Update: Government help for small businesses: will it be fast enough?
Jim Blasingame reports on how the government is helping small businesses during the coronavirus pandemic.
Jim Blasingame reveals what will have to happen for the SBA to distribute the money Congress has set aside for small businesses in the CARES Act.
Jim Blasingame reveals some of the issues to expect to deal with, including timing, as you expect to receive financial assistance from the government during the pandemic period.
Jim Blasingame reveals how emergency, government stimulus cash can go directly to your small business, why your banker is waiting on you to ask for that help, plus why some of that loan will be forgiven.
Jim Blasingame reveals some of the institutional hurdles the Fed and the SBA will have to jump over in order to get quick emergency cash to Main Street businesses.