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Why Venture-Backed Startups Shouldn’t Take SBA Loans

If you’re not shut out of the credit markets, leave it for those who really need it.

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TThere has been a lot of discussion about whether startups qualify for forgivable loans under the Paycheck Protection Program (part of the CARES Act) administered by the U.S. Small Business Administration. I don’t want to rehash the…

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