- Mortgage interest
- Interest rate of 1.0%
- Due in 2 years
- No payments for 6 months
- No collateral or personal guarantees required
- No fees
- Start a business
- Finance a business expansion
- Purchase equipment
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Paycheck Protection Program (PPP)
Your business can receive 100% loan forgiveness if you use the funds on payroll, rent, mortgage interest, or utilities.
The Paycheck Protection Program is a loan designed to provide a direct incentive for small businesses to keep their workers on the payroll. SBA will forgive loans if all employees are kept on the payroll for eight weeks and the money is used for payroll, rent, mortgage interest, or utilities. ... Due to likely high subscription, at least 75% of the forgiven amount must have been used for payroll.sba.gov
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SBA Approved Lender
As an SBA approved lender, Astera Credit Union can help you live your dream to start your own business or grow an existing one. Loans backed by the the SBA offer lower down payments and longer payment terms than traditional loans.