Resources for Businesses
Morehead City Emergency Small Business Loan Program
The state will begin accepting applications this Friday April 25th from workers for Federal Unemployment Insurance that are not normally eligible for State Unemployment Insurance, such as self-employed workers and independent contractors. The article below along with the state link explain pretty well how to navigate, apply for, and/or update your information in the system.
Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA): This program provides unemployment compensation for individuals not eligible for regular unemployment insurance or any extensions to unemployment insurance. This will provide benefits to eligible self-employed workers and independent contractors.
Please see the article here: https://www.newsobserver.com/news/business/article242171176.html
More detailed information from the State Unemployment Insurance site can be found here: https://des.nc.gov/need-help/covid-19-information/federal-unemployment-assistance
SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL)
SBA Express Bridge Loans (NEW-contact your banker)
SBA News Release
Paycheck Protection Program (PPP-available 4-3-2020)
NC COVID10 Recovery Loan
THREAD Capital – Rapid Recovery