Gerri Detweiler's Credit Blog

Here you'll find my latest podcasts and new articles. And, as always, I am happy to answer your credit questions!

Nov 09, 2020

Election Day is over, should you apply for PPP forgiveness? Experts talk timeline

The election is over...should you apply for PPP forgiveness?

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Sep 28, 2020

Small Business Lending Update

I caught up with Jim Blasingame on his daily radio show to talk about what's happening in small business lending now.

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Sep 25, 2020

Businesses have credit scores too

Here's why your credit scores are important if you have a small business... and how to check yours.

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Sep 16, 2020

How Creative Business Owners Make Money Work for Them

A candlemaker, a daycare owner and a restaurant owner. What do they have in common? Their money mastery has helped them survive and thrive even in these difficult times. Learn how in my latest article for Startup Nation:

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Jul 17, 2020

5 Simple Ways to Organize Your Small Business Finances

Three smart entrepreneurial women share simple strategies to take control of your small business finances.

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Jul 15, 2020

5 Ways You Can and Can't Use Your EIDL Loan

I've received so many questions about how to use an Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL). I wrote this article for Nav to try to provide clarity.

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Jul 14, 2020

How to Apply for Forgiveness for Your Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loan

In this detailed article, I walk through the PPP loan application to show you how to apply for forgiveness for your CARES Act PPP Loan.

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Jul 13, 2020

The Small Business Advocate show: The Lending Landscape for Main Street During the Pandemic

Jim Blasingame, the small business advocate and I spoke about what's going on with the current lending landscape.

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Jul 09, 2020

Small Biz Florida: PPP Loan Program Re-Opens & Capital Access Assitance Through Nav.com

Tom Kindred and I talked about access to capital for small business owners in this challenging time.

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May 29, 2020

9 Answers to Your Most Pressing Unemployment Questions

I asked top experts to help answer some of the many unemployment questions I've heard from both small business owners and employees.

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May 25, 2020

Why Using All Your Credit Cards Now Will Protect Your Finances

This isn't conventional advice - but these are not conventional times!

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May 20, 2020

How to Qualify for the Coronavirus Economic Relief Package

Laura Adams and I discussed how to qualify for coronavirus relief loans.

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May 18, 2020

The How of Business - How to start, run & grow a small business

Henry Lopez and I talked about the latest developments in PPP and EIDL.

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Dec 26, 2019

11 Free Programs to Help Veterans Succeed as Entrepreneurs

Veteran entrepreneurs: These free programs can help you succeed.

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Dec 21, 2019

How to Win a Small Business Grant: Entrepreneurs Share Strategies for Success

Looking for a small business grant? Here are strategies for successfully landing a grant from entrepreneurs who have won them.

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