Author Archive for Tamara

  1. Small Business Story: Jasmine’s Couture Struggles Without a Risk Manager

    The CoverWallet¬†Small Business Scholarship¬†encourages entrepreneurship in students by asking them to take on the perspective of a local¬†small business owner. Students share their perspective on the opportunities and challenges faced by a business in their community. Student: Jasmine Hester, Mid Plains Community College, Business Administration Small Business: Jasmine’s Couture I have always had a strong […]

  2. Advice for Accessing Capital as an Underserved Minority Entrepreneur

    Access to capital is just one of the many problems that women and minority entrepreneurs from underserved communities face when they are trying to start a business. According to a study conducted by the Minority Business Development Agency, minority-owned businesses are less likely to receive loans than non-minority-owned firms and, when they do receive loans, […]