Category: SBA Loan Programs

An SBA Microloan program that offers several means to gaining capital and assets for businesses, including: Peer Loans ($1,000 – $5,000), Business Builder Loans ($5,001 – $35,000), and Individual Development Accounts (IDA) Matched savings accounts.

Exporters and indirect exporters (i.e. suppliers of products or services to exporters) are eligible; must be in operation for at least one year. See 7(a) requirements.

Provides financing for equipment, facilities, etc. to be used in the United States (fixed asset financing), permanent working capital, and supplies that will be used to expand existing export markets or develop new export markets. Loans up to $2 million.

Funds short-term working capital to manufacture and/or purchase goods or services for export (pre-export financing), and for export trade accounts receivables (post-export financing); can be transaction-specific financing or revolving lines of credit. Loans up to $2 million with 90% guarantee.

The Military Reservist Economic Injury Disaster Loan program (MREIDL) provides funds to help an eligible small business meet ordinary and necessary operating expenses that it could have met, but is unable to meet, because an essential employee was called-up to active duty in their role as a military reservist.