Gerri Detweiler

Gerri Detweiler

Credit expert Gerri Detweiler is education director for Nav. She has more than three decades of experience in consumer credit education, has been interviewed in more than 3500 news stories, and answered over 10,000 credit questions online. Her articles have been widely syndicated on sites such as MSN, Forbes, and MarketWatch. She is the author or coauthor of five books, including Finance Your Own Business: Get on the Financing Fast Track. She has testified before Congress on consumer credit legislation.

Articles by Gerri Detweiler

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7 Ways the Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act Can Help Your Business

Update 6/5/2020: President Trump signed the Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act into law. The legislation gives small business owners more …

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How to Pivot Your Business During the COVID-19 Crisis

“Pivot,” is a word that has joined the lexicon of phrases linked to the coronavirus crisis. Small businesses are being …

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Should You Defer Your Small Business Loans?

Cash is tight for many small businesses as they navigate the changing economy during coronavirus. One option for helping to …

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How to Apply for Forgiveness for Your Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loan

President Trump signed the Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act into law. The legislation gives small business owners more flexibility in …

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Self Employed: How to Fill Out the PPP Loan Forgiveness Application Form

If you’re self-employed and qualified for a Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan, then no doubt you are hoping you can …

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Is Your Business Eligible for More PPP Loan Funds?

Partnerships and seasonal employers may not have received the full amount of Paycheck Protection Program funds for which they are …

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4 Types of Crowdfunding: Which One Is Right For You?

So you could use a little cash injection for your small business, but you’re not sure you can get a …

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Frequently Asked Questions about Bankruptcy And Coronavirus

Many businesses are wondering if their business will survive the coronavirus slowdown or will have to shut down. Either way, …

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5 Reasons To Return Your PPP Loan

This article was updated June 5, 2020 to reflect changes in the Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act of 2020. The …