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Economic Injury Disaster Loan expansion and the Payroll Protection Program
|Economic Injury Disaster Loan As expanded by the CARES Act||Payroll Protection Program|
|Who is eligible?|
|• A business, ESOP, cooperative, or tribal small business concern with less than 500 employees
• Sole proprietors and independent contractors
• Private nonprofit organizations
• Small agricultural cooperatives
• In operation at January 31, 2020
|• Businesses, nonprofits organizations, veterans organizations, tribal business concern with less than 500 employees. (Certain industries may have more than
• Sole proprietors, Independent contractors and eligible self-employed individuals
• In operation at February 15, 2020
|When can I apply?|
|Now, application review and approval can take up to 3 weeks. Apply at:
No costs to apply and no obligation to take the loan, if accepted
|April 3, 2020 - Small business and sole proprietors
April 10, 2020 - Independent contractors and selfemployed individuals
You must apply through and existing SBA lender.
|What loan amount will my business be approved for?|
|Maximum: $2 million
Loan amount to be calculated based on actual economic injury.
An advance of up to $10,000 can be requested in the form of the Emergency EIDL Grant
|Maimum: $10 million
Likely calculation: 2.5x the average monthly payroll costs, measured over the 12 months preceding the loan origination date.
|What are the terms of the loan?|
|3.75% interest rate for businesses, 2.75% interest rate for non-profits
Up to 30 years
Loan repayments begin one year after loan origination date (interest is accrued during deferment)
|Guidance as of 3/31 by Treasury Dept. indicates interest rates of 0.5% and term of 2 years Loan repayments begin six months after the loan origination date (interest is accrued during deferment)|
|What about loan forgiveness?|
|There is no loan forgiveness||Yes, up to 100% of the loan can be forgiven if funds are used appropriately|
|What can I use the loan funds for?|
|May be used to pay fixed debts, payroll, accounts payable, and other bills that could have been paid had the disaster not occurred
*Cannot be used to cover same expenses
covered by PPP loan if obtained
|Payroll costs, group healthcare benefits, insurance premiums, and interest on mortgages or other debt, rent, and utility payments (Exclusions do apply)|
|Is a personal guarantee or collateral required?|
|No personal guarantee is required for loans less than $200,000
Loans Over $25,000 require collateral
SBA takes real estate as collateral when available
SBA will not decline a loan for lack of collateral
|No personal guarantee or collateral required|
Information included is summarized and does not include all restrictions. Please contact us directly to help determine what is best for your business at this time.
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