New Jersey Loans

More financing available for small businesses in NJ

The New Jersey Economic Development Authority has opened pre-registration for Phase 2 of its Small Business Emergency Assistance Loan program as part of Governor Phil Murphy’s ongoing COVID-19 relief effort. NJEDA Director of Business Banking Derrick Benns said the loan program provides funding of up to $ 100,000 at 0% …

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Using federal funds to clean up H2O for the poor

Credit: (ChrisGoldNY via Creative Commons under CC BY-NC 2.0)Wastewater management plant in Newtown Creek, with the New York City skyline in the background. New Jersey has a golden opportunity to repair its outdated water infrastructure, thanks to a potential flood of federal funding. And the new leaders of the state’s …

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Senate marijuana bill would open up banks

Source: Shutterstock. A new Senate proposal to legalize marijuana would allow cannabis companies to use banking services and trade on major exchanges, according to a person involved in negotiations on the legislation, a potentially dramatic breakthrough for an industry long blocked by federal restrictions. The sweeping new legislation, which Senate …

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