SBA to open recovery center for Hurricane Irene survivors in Brattleboro

first_imgThe US Small Business Administration announced today that a recovery center will open at the Brattleboro Development Credit Center inBrattleboro on Tuesday, October 11 at 8 a.m. to assist individuals and businesses affected by Hurricane Irene.”Due to the amount of physical and economic losses caused by Hurricane Irene in Vermont, we want to make it more convenient for victims to get assistance by opening a SBA recovery center.  Survivors can meet individually with SBA representatives and find out how a low-interest disaster loan can help them recover,” said Frank Skaggs, director of SBA’s Field Operations Center East in Atlanta.  The Center is located in the following community and open as indicated:Windham CountyBrattleboro Development Credit Corporation76 Cotton Mill Hill, 2nd FloorBrattleboro, VT 05301Opens: Tuesday, October 11, 2011Hours: 8 a.m. ‘ 5 p.m., Monday through Friday,until further notice. Loans up to $200,000 are available to homeowners to repair or replace damaged or destroyed real estate.   Homeowners and renters are eligible for loans up to $40,000 to repair or replace damaged or destroyed personal property.Businesses and non-profit organizations of any size may borrow up to $2 million to repair or replace damaged or destroyed real estate, machinery and equipment, inventory, and other business assets.The SBA may increase a loan up to 20 percent of the total amount of disaster damage to real estate and/or leasehold improvements, as verified by SBA, to make improvements that lessen the risk of property damage by future disasters of the same kind.For small businesses, and most private non-profit organizations of all sizes, the SBA offers Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDLs) to help meet working capital needs caused by the disaster.  EIDL assistance is available regardless of whether the business suffered any physical property damage.Interest rates are as low as 2.5 percent for homeowners and renters, 3 percent for non-profit organizations and 4 percent for businesses with terms up to 30 years.  Loan amounts and terms are set by the SBA and are based on each applicant’s financial condition.Individuals and businesses unable to visit one of the Centers may obtain information on loan applications by calling the SBA’s Customer Service Center at 800-659-2955 (800-877-8339 for the deaf and hard-of-hearing) or by sending an email to disastercustomerservice@sba.gov(link sends e-mail).  Loan applications can also be downloaded from the SBA website at www.sba.gov(link is external) . Completed applications should be returned to one of the Centers or mailed to U.S. Small Business Administration, Processing and Disbursement Center, 14925 Kingsport Road, Fort Worth, TX 76155.  Those affected by the disaster may also apply for disaster loans electronically from SBA’s website athttps://disasterloan.sba.gov/ela/(link is external).The filing deadline to return applications for physical property damage is October 31, 2011.  The deadline to return economic injury applications is June 1, 2012.  For more information about the SBA’s Disaster Loan Program, visit www.sba.gov(link is external).SOURCE U.S. Small Business Administration ATLANTA, Oct. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ —last_img read more

YouTube page deceives 11,000 fans into watching ‘fake’ UCL final between PSG and Bayern Munich

first_img11k people watching 😂 🤣 https://t.co/XsPRnYK5Iz— Rajarshi (@cltr_alt_dlt) August 23, 2020 They all think Bayern win the match 😀 https://t.co/wGkSDzlxUY— Mas Surya (@SuryaMD23) August 25, 2020 That’s classic lmao— Taylor Martin (@TaylorMadeMusik) August 23, 2020 Troll-Level: Expert! 😂😂😂 https://t.co/1MD5yCPQ51— chilidread (@chilidread) August 23, 2020 🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣 of importance is Bayern also won the wrong game https://t.co/DJXCHV6i89— Eric Njiru (@EricNjiiru) August 24, 2020center_img Lovely stuff 😂 https://t.co/ZcOz1VhTZE— Lill (@Adamlill) August 24, 2020 Despite the kits being completely different surely these people would have noticed the fans in the stadium? 😂😂😂 https://t.co/fDfKtnLBXd— JF (@jrdfrwn17) August 25, 2020 Sunday night’s UEFA Champions League final between Bayern Munich and Paris Saint Germain was highly-anticipated.Aside from relatively being the ‘final’ match of the European football season, it also featured two of the world’s most exciting attacking teams.So obviously, many football lovers would have been desperate to watch the match, anyhow they could.This desperation led to over 11, 000 football fans being tricked into watching a match between Bayern Munich and PSG that took place in 2017.And it wasn’t even a knockout game.The first sign that something was wrong should have been the thousands of fans in the stadium, cheering on their respective teams in the group stage match.Due to the restrictions brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, the knockout rounds of the UCL, after the Round of 16 were all played in Portugal with no fans present in the stadium.Robert Lewandowski put Bayern Munich after eight minutes in the ‘fake’ live stream, which was completely deceptive, as the first half of the actual final ended goalless.Kingsley Coman scored the winning goal as Bayern won their 6th European crown, meaning the result wasn’t different in both games as Corentin Tolisso’s brace gave the Germans a 3-1 win in the 2017 match.The Bayern side featured Frank Ribery and James Rodriguez while Dani Alves was in PSG’s jersey at the time as well.On social media, lots of people were astounded that so many people were deceived by the fake steam.last_img read more