Effective March 30, 2020, financing available for assistance with recovery from the effects of the wide-spread virus. Many small businesses in Georgia have been impacted by the effects of COVID-19 and are suffering from interruption of normal business activity. The ACE COVID-19 Emergency Loan is intended to provide financial assistance to speed resumption of normal business activities. Loan Details Business Need: Loss of customer revenue and business disruption Eligible Uses: Working Capital Amount: Up to $50,000 Term: Up to 36 months: 3 months deferred payment, 3 months interest only, 30 months principal and interest payment Rate: 8% Fees: 1% closing fee Collateral: To be determined individually Additional Information: – Must have been in business at least 2 years – This funding is a parallel process to applying for the SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) Program – https://disasterloan.sba.gov/ela. The ACE loan should be considered a bridge loan while awaiting your SBA EIDL funds. Confirmation (e.g. email) of completion of the SBA EIDL application is requested on or before your ACE closing. Applicants can forward the SBA email to their ACE lender as verification. 68 Georgia Counties Served: Baldwin, Banks, Barrow, Bartow, Butts, Carroll, Catoosa, Chattooga, Cherokee, Clarke, Clayton, Cobb, Columbia, Coweta, Dade, Dawson, Dekalb, Douglas, Elbert, Fannin, Fayette, Floyd, Forsyth, Franklin, Fulton, Gilmer, Gordon, Greene, Gwinnett, Habersham, Hall, Hancock, Haralson, Hart, Heard, Henry, Jackson, Jasper, Jones, Lamar, Lincoln, Lumpkin, McDuffie, Madison, Monroe, Morgan, Murray, Newton, Oconee, Oglethorpe, Paulding, Pickens, Polk, Putnam, Rabun, Richmond, Rockdale, Spalding, Stephens, Taliaferro, Towns, Union, Walker, Walton, Warren, White, Whitfield, Wilkes ACE COVID-19 EMERGENCY LOAN Complete Application at https://apply.aceloans.org/auth Call 678-335-5600 with questions.