small businesses

Survey: Small Biz Optimism Took A Dive In November
NEW YORK (AP) — Small business owners grew more pessimistic in November after the presidential election and Superstorm Sandy.
That's the finding of a survey by the National Federation of Independent Business. The lobbying group says Tuesday that its small-business optimism index dropped 5.…
SBA Loans Available To Small Businesses
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Small, nonfarm businesses in 10 Wyoming counties are now eligible to apply for low interest federal disaster loans from the U. S. Small Business Administration.
The federal loans are to help offset economic losses because of the drought this year...
Survey: Small Business Optimism Sinks In June
NEW YORK (AP) — The economy and uncertain political climate are making small business owners less optimistic, and hesitant to expand.
The National Federation of Independent Business says its index of small business owners' sentiment fell 3 points in June to 91...