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SBA: Join our Women's Twitter Chat & Educational Webinars on Funding and Going Global

Monday, March 16, 2015  
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Women Entrepreneurs

Join the Conversation: Tips to Help Women Entrepreneurs Start and Grow a Business

In honor of Women’s History Month, SBA will host a Twitter chat to help women entrepreneurs and small business owners start and grow a business. Join usWednesday, March 18 at 3 PM ET with #SBAchat.

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Webinars for Women Entrepreneurs

Webinar: How to Take Your Woman-Owned Small Business Global

With almost 300,000 small businesses currently exporting – and responsible for a third of last year’s record $2.345 trillion in U.S. exports – now is an ideal time to use the SBA’s export loan programs to take your business global. Join our webinarThursday, March 26 at 2 PM ETto find out how!

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How Women Entrepreneurs Can Get the Funding They Need to Grow

SBA and Fundera are teaming up to help educate and empower women entrepreneurs and small business owners about:

  • Funding options currently available to women business owners
  • The pros and cons of each funding option
  • How women business owners can best prepare for a successful loan application process

Join our webinarTuesday, March 31 at3 PM ETto find learn more!

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Free Affordable Care Act 101 webinar covering healthcare reform and your small business hosted by SBA and Small Business Majority. Click to RSVP todayAffordable Care Act 101 Webinars

SBA and Small Business Majority will host free Affordable Care Act 101webinars so small business owners can learn the basics of the Affordable Care Act and how they can enroll in health insurance marketplaces. Join usThursdays at 2 PM ET.

In addition, Spanish-speaking small employers throughout the country can join representatives from SBA, HHS and Small Business Majority for ACA 101 webinars inSpanish on select Tuesdays at 4 PM ET.


What do you think? Increasing Mentor-Protégé Opportunities for all Small Businesses

SBA recently published a proposed rule to amend its regulations to establish a government-wide Mentor-Protégé Program forallsmall businesses as directed by the Small Business Jobs Act of 2010 and the National Defense Authorization Act of 2013 (NDAA). SBA’scurrentmentor protégé program is only offered to eligible participants in the 8(a) Business Development program.

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> Have comments? Submit them atregulations.govbyApril 6.


How to Improve Your Chances of Getting a Loan With a Bulletproof P&L Statement

Read about the profit and loss (P&L) statement – one of the three essential financial statements for your small business that is useful for analytical purposes and for letting possible investors know if you have you have a strong, viable operation.

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Small Business Development Centers – Get Help for Your Business from Your Local SBDC

Need help getting your business off the ground? Baffled by the steps involved? Looking to break into new markets or take advantage of the latest in social, web and mobile marketing? Look no further than your local Small Business Development Center.

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Recapture: Tax Payback

Did you know that there are several rules that recapture previously claimed tax breaks? These details let you know about the tax cost you may face.

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The Valley of the Sun: Red Hot Along Many Fronts

Read the latest from Javier Saade, Associate Administrator of SBA's Office of Investment and Innovation, who recently visited Phoenix and met up with investors, entrepreneurs, tinkerers, inventors, state officials and dreamers of all stripes.

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