8/13/2009

Some banks are reluctant to participate in an economic-stimulus program aimed at helping small businesses secure emergency bridge loans. The program is prepared to make 10,000 loans, but, at this point, just 1,127 loans have been extended to small businesses. The Small Business Administration maintains that the program is meeting expectations. Meanwhile, some banks say they have little incentive to participate in the program.

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