Small-business owners have until Aug. 8 to apply…

Jovita Carranza, administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration, speaks as Steven Mnuchin, U.S. Treasury secretary, listens at a House Small Business Committee hearing in Washington, D.C.Erin Scott | Getty ImagesThe federal government is about…

GOP HEALS Act gives some businesses a second…

Cash-strapped entrepreneurs who took a federal Paycheck Protection Program loan and are running out of funding may get a second infusion of liquidity.The Senate's HEALS Act,  the Republican proposal for another round of coronavirus relief…

Your forgivable loan may be undercut by this…

Steven Mnuchin, U.S. Treasury secretary, speaks during a Coronavirus Task Force news conference at the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Thursday, April 2, 2020.Kevin Dietsch | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesThe Small Business Administration…