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Small Business Center

New Federal Committee Will Shape Small Business Lending

December 22, 2023

During a U.S. Small Business Administration-organized White House summit with big-name lenders, the SBA announced that in 2024, it would kick off a special federal advisory committee dedicated to small business lending. According to Inc., it will serve as a direct line for the SBA to collaborate with lending experts to improve existing programs and to address gaps in lending, focusing on small-dollar loans. The committee will include small business owner voices.

By Rebecca Meiser

Contributor, Commerce + Communities Today and Small Business Center

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