SBA: Beware of Scams and Fraud Schemes

Last Updated on Jun 18, 2020 at 9:20am | COVID-19

The Office of Inspector General recognizes that we are facing unprecedented times and is alerting the public about potential fraud schemes related to economic stimulus programs offered by the U.S. Small Business Administration in response to the COVID-19 Pandemic.
 
The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, the largest financial assistance bill to date, includes provisions to help small businesses. Fraudsters have already begun targeting small business owners during these economically difficult times. 
 
Be on the lookout for grant fraud, loan fraud, and phishing. Follow this link to learn more.