GA REALCAST with Maura Neill
GAREALcast: Paycheck Protection Program (PPP Loan), EIDL, and the SBA - and more!
Do you have questions about the benefits available to you as part of the CARES Act? Do you have questions about the Paycheck Program Loan and the Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL), or are you frustrated with the lack of information or mis-information surrounding these programs? You're not alone!
We wanted to bring you up-to-date (as of today!) information about the PPP Loan and EIDL, as well as questions you should be asking your financial planner, your CPA, and your other business advisors during these uncertain economic times. HUGE thank you to our guests today -- Megan Booth, Director of Federal Housing, Valuation, Commercial Real Estate Policy and Programs for the National Association of REALTORS in Washington, D.C., and Casey Bradley, Certified Business Exit Consultant and Partner at The Piedmont Group, here in Atlanta, Georgia -- for provided a plethora of information and guidance.
NAR Resource Site for SBA CARES Act FAQ: https://www.nar.realtor/coronavirussba
NAR Resource Site for coronavirus Information: https://www.nar.realtor/coronavirus
Find out more about the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) on the SBA website, here: https://www.sba.gov/funding-programs/loans/coronavirus-relief-options/paycheck-protection-program-ppp
Download the PPP Loan application from the SBA website, here: https://www.sba.gov/document/sba-form--lender-application-form-paycheck-protection-program-loan-guaranty-0
Access the Disaster Loan Assistance/Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) application, via the SBA, here: https://covid19relief.sba.gov/#/
Go to the Georgia REALTORS® COVID-19 Resource Page, here: https://garealtor.com/members/member-resources/covid-19-resources-for-gar-members/
MEGAN BOOTH: Megan Booth is the Director of Federal Housing and Commercial Policy at the National Association of REALTORS®, where she has worked for over 20 years. Topics under her purview include federal housing programs such as FHA mortgage insurance, VA loans, and Rural Housing programs; as well as multifamily and property management issues. Prior to joining NAR, Megan worked for Bovis Construction Management, American Maritime Officers, and on Capitol Hill as a Legislative Aide. A native of Massachusetts, Megan received her B.A. from the George Washington University, and a Master's degree from George Mason University. Megan lives in Arlington, VA with her husband and three children.
CASEY BRADLEY: Casey Bradley is a financial planner with extensive experience helping entrepreneurs reach their financial goals. Born in Acworth, Georgia, he was inspired by watching his father successfully start and exit his own military recruiting business.
Casey has a unique perspective of both the positive and negative aspects of owning your own business which sparked a passion for working with business owners to create flexible financial solutions. Graduating after a four-year football career at Centre College in Danville, Kentucky, he started with The Piedmont Group.
Casey brings an entrepreneurial mindset and strong work ethic when developing financial plans for his clients. He is deeply invested in the future of those he works with and wants to see entrepreneurs succeed in every facet of their businesses. Casey enjoys guiding business owners both personally and professionally, encouraging them to take time to work on their business. As an advisor, Casey loves collaborating with likeminded people and cultivating a team-oriented environment with his peers.
In his leisure time, Casey enjoys coaching basketball and football at St. Joseph Catholic School and Blessed Trinity Catholic High School. He is a huge basketball fan and loves the Green Bay Packers.