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Is Your Small Business Financially Prepared To Rebound After a Disaster?

Release Date: 
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
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Advisory Date: 
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Advisory Number: 
Carol Chastang (202) 205-6987

WASHINGTON – Whether or not your company’s financial house is in order has a big impact on post-disaster recovery.  Having a plan in place to save your organization’s assets from business interruptions will ensure a quick recovery, satisfied clients and long term-economic stability.

Get tips on how to protect your core operations, revenue flow, and your company’s reputation at a free webinar on Thursday, Nov. 20, hosted by the U.S. Small Business Administration and Agility Recovery.

The webinar will also cover essential planning strategies, with a discussion on how corporate preparedness can protect a company’s market value and establish financial resilience, regardless of whether the disaster comes in the form of a flood…or a lawsuit.

SBA has partnered with Agility to offer business continuity strategies at its “PrepareMyBusiness” website. Visit to access past webinars and get additional preparedness tips.

The SBA provides disaster recovery assistance in the form of low-interest loans to homeowners, renters, private nonprofits and businesses of all sizes. To learn more, visit

 WHAT:                 “The Impact of Corporate Preparedness on the Bottom line"

A live presentation, followed by a question and answer session

WHEN:          Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014 – 2 to 3 p.m. EST

HOW:                   Register at

SBA's Disaster Loan Program offers financial assistance to those trying to rebuild their homes and businesses in the wake of a disaster. By offering low-interest, long-term loans the SBA is committed to long-term recovery efforts that are affordable.  To learn more about Disaster Field Operations Center – East in Atlanta, GA go to

For a list of valuable resources to prepare you and your business go to:

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