The South Eastern Economic Development Corp. has received a $50,000 grant from Rockland Trust Community Development Corp. to provide financial counseling to small businesses in Rhode Island and Massachusetts.
BOSTON – Two Massachusetts credit unions have asked state regulators for permission to expand their membership areas within the Bay State and into Rhode Island, the Boston Business Journal reported.
Banks are making more loans to small businesses according to the latest U.S. Small Business Administration report. But that’s actually a little misleading, since small-business lending in overall dollar terms continues to decline – although that decline has slowed.
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