Paycheck Protection Program

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Federal watchdogs still uncovering full scope of fraud in $5T COVID-19 spending

Agency inspectors general have already flagged tens of billions of dollars in suspected fraud, and efforts are underway to recover some improper payments.

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Hazards of self-certification and other lessons learned from federal government’s pandemic response

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The Biden-Harris administration wants to address racial equity – focusing on customer experience can help

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SBA cyber teams, public affairs partner to take on social media scammers

The Small Business Administration utilized its public affairs office to take on the threat of emergency loan frauds on social media platforms.

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The evolving federal market for small businesses

David Black and Ken Dodds joined host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf to discuss the latest policy, program and legal developments impacting…

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Has the SBA gotten better at preventing fraudulent loans?

The Small Business Administration has revised its procedures when it comes to fraudulent loans and the Paycheck Protection Program.

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