Alternative Lenders Roundtable Event Connects Small Businesses with Resources
Monday, December 24, 2018
Small businesses are critical to Skagit County’s economy. They provide important products and services, create jobs and are a tool for wealth creation. According to the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), 99.9% of U.S. businesses are small businesses. These small businesses in aggregate employ 47.5% of all U.S. employees. Surprisingly, four out of five are single employer businesses.
Here are just a few of the reasons small businesses are important to our local economy:
Small businesses are a significant contributor to the character of a place by adding vitality and vibrancy to a community. The character of a place is important to...
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