5 Strategies for Avoiding PPP Legal Blunders

June 5, 2020 6 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. The CARES Act was a landmark, $2 trillion piece of legislation that not only provided every American with a $1,200 stimulus check and an extra $600 a week in unemployment benefits, but also put aside money for the Small Business Administration (SBA) to cover the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) …

Which Public Companies Have Returned Their SBA PPP Loans?

A slew of multi-million-dollar businesses have been granted government recovery funds, to much controversy. Here are the ones who’ve given the money back. April 27, 2020 3 min read You can borrow, but you can’t hide. That’s what many multi-million-dollar, publicly shared companies are discovering during this nationwide economic freefall. Shake Shack was the first such international enterprise to offer …

How to Get Second-Round PPP Funds as a Sole Proprietor

April 23, 2020 4 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. The initial round of Paycheck Protection Program funding authorized last March focused on S-Corps and C-Corps due to the simplicity and ease of the calculation based on payroll figures. Now the system is ready for Schedule C sole proprietors. But just because it’s available doesn’t mean it’s for everyone. …

Where’s My Stimulus Check?

Here’s when your payment should arrive. April 23, 2020 3 min read This story originally appeared on Business Insider Over 80 million Americans were slated to receive a stimulus payment in the last week, according to a Treasury Department release. While the IRS is attempting to get payments to people as soon as possible by direct deposit, it’s still going to have to issue …