Small Business Exchange with Business Council of Alabama:
We encourage all business owners to watch The Small Business Exchange tonight, Thursday, April 9, from 7-8 p.m. on Alabama Public Television or the Business Council of Alabama’s (BCA) Facebook live. This programming is presented by BCA and will assist small business owners in the areas of the CARES Act, small business loans, unemployment, tax relief and public health orders.

Experts in accounting, banking, business and law will be available to take questions. These experts will take calls tonight, Thursday, April 9, from 7-10 p.m. and tomorrow, Friday, April 10, from 9 a.m.-noon. Small business owners, sole proprietors, freelancers and the self-employed, independent contractors and 501 (c)(3) organizations should call (1) 833-222-4249 during the designated times to speak with the experts.

The BCA Facebook page can be found here.

Paycheck Protection Program (PPP):
The U.S. Department of Treasury has created a FAQ document based on commonly asked questions and requests regarding the PPP. Additionally, the U.S. Department of Treasury has provided resources regarding an overview of the program, lender information, borrower information and the application for borrowers. Additional information can be found on their website.