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Small Business Bankruptcies Falling, Incomes Rising

Small Business Bankruptices and Proprietor Income from the Office of Advocacy, SBA
Data: SBA's Office of Advocacy*

WASHINGTON — The Small Business Administration says that small businesses continue to show signs of economic recovery.

Why are the Large Fast Food Franchisors Refranchising?

An article in the Wall Street Journal reports on a refranchising

Recession Over, but Weakness Remains

I must have been on the golf course and missed the news that the recession officially ended in June of 2009.

The Recession Is Over?!? Now What?

In the December 2008, the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) made the official proclamation that the U. S. entered an economic recession in December 2007. As is sometimes the case, U.S. hoteliers began to feel the pain well before most other businesses.

Obama Asks for SBA Loan Expansion, Franchisees Agree

Pres. Obama discusses using TARP to help give relief to small businesses
Pres. Obama gives speech at a family-owned business in Maryland / youtube

Nutri-Lawn donates soccer field to rapidly growing Dominican orphanage

Toronto, Ontario, Feb. 4 / -- Since its inception in 2003 the children at the Nuestros Pequeños Hermanos (NPH) orphanage in the Dominican Republic have been playing soccer on a rocky dirt field.