SCED FAQs

Questions & Answers

Business Start Up Assistance, Commercial Real Estate Loan Program, and Business Loan Program FAQs.

  • What is a microenterprise?

    A “microenterprise” is simply a very small, often home based – business. Typically, a microenterprise would have fewer than 5 employees, one of whom is the owner, and has $20,000 or less in business assets.


  • What kind of assistance is offered?

    The Microenterprise Development Program provides information, training, and one-on-one coaching for people who are interested in starting or growing their own small business.