Helping Small Business Fuel the Economy
Whether you work for a small business or rely on one for the things you need, we all understand the critical role that startups and expanding businesses play in our communities and our lives. That’s why we continue to do everything we can to partner with entrepreneurs and small business owners. These stories highlight local lending and investing, personal ingenuity, and a passion to create and retain jobs and offer new products and services. We hope they remind you of what we can achieve together.
Dec 07, 2013
IN THE NEWS (The Huffington Post): Small businesses are Little Engines That Do. They think they can, they know they can—and they're right. Small businesses are responsible for more than half of all U.S. employment. That's why community development financial institutions (CDFIs) are focused more than ever on meeting the financing needs of small businesses… learn More about How CDFIs lift small businesses and help create jobs
Nov 21, 2013
The couple behind the Blue Duck Bakery Café in Southampton, NY, opened a third location with backing from the CDC of Long Island and Bank of America… learn More about A recipe for small business success
Nov 14, 2013
We are pleased to share the fall 2013 Bank of America Small Business Owner Report, a semi-annual study that uncovers the concerns, aspirations and perspectives of small business owners across the country. Our fall report takes a close look at the challenges of finding and retaining the right talent, revenue and growth expectations, the impact of the holiday season and access to capital… learn More about Bank of America releases the fall 2013 Small Business Owner Report
Sep 11, 2013
Theo Stanley and Zak Tucker of Harbor Picture Company are using their creativity to grow their Manhattan production house… learn More about Mastering the creative process in a competitive city
Oct 11, 2013
Local chain, Clyde's Restaurant Group, serves up 50 years of food and memories in the Washington, D.C., area with support from Bank of America… learn More about Financing a favorite local restaurant chain
*$17.7 billion in new credit to small businesses in 2011 (includes both new originations and renewals).