Last Updated March 30, 2020

Business Resources

Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act: What Small Businesses Need to Know

** NEW ** Fact Sheet prepared by U.S. House Small Business Committee regarding CARES Act

** UPDATED ** SBDC Small Business Response Guide

** NEW** Sign Up for a Free 1-on-1 Phone Consultation with a Boulder SBDC Specialist (help with loan programs, etc.)

** NEW ** Small Business Owners Guide to Federal Relief Programs (PDF courtesy Rep. Joe Neguse)

Office of Economic Development OEDIT COVID-19 Updates

Colorado Labor Department Emergency Rules on Paid Sick Leave (coloradoBIZ)

Colorado Labor Department: Rules on Emergency Leave with Pay “Colorado HELP”

Boulder SBDC: webinar series on “Keeping Your Business Together in a Crisis”

SBA Disaster Loan Application and Information

Colorado Lending Source: Kiva Hub Partnership Loans for Small Businesses

Colorado SBDC Small Business COVID-19 Disaster Response Hotline: 303-860-5881

Coronavirus Checklist: 9 Steps to Protect Your Company (Bloomberg Businessweek 3/3/20)

Colorado Public Radio: Can I Get Unemployment? (including link to apply) 3/18/20

Alternatives to Laying Off Employees (Colo Dept of Labor & Employment)

Special Enrollment Period for health insurance (from today until April 3, 2020)

Facebook Small Business Grants Programs

Colorado Restaurant Association Resources for Restaurant/Bar Owners

Updates for the Retail and Real Estate Industries (Int’l Council of Shopping Centers site)

Tips and Resources for Retailers (TotalRetail)

Turning to Digital Marketing During COVID-19 (Forbes 3/20/20)

Tips for Staying Productive When Working From Home (TIME Magazine)

9 Options if Your Small Business Can’t Pay Its Bills Due to Coronavirus (

Inc. Magazine: Essential Guide to Getting Your Business Through the COVID-19 Crisis

How to Use Zoom for Virtual Meetings

How to HOST a GoToMeeting and How to JOIN a GoToMeeting

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