The United States Department of the Treasury has released the office borrowers application for the federally-guaranteed Paycheck Protection Loans that arouse out of the CARES Act that was signed into law last Friday.  The application can be accessed on this link.  More information is available from the Department’s website at

Starting April 3, 2020, small businesses and sole proprietorships can apply. Starting April 10, 2020, independent contractors and self-employed individuals can apply. Applications should be submitted as soon as possible because there is a funding cap.

Risk Transfer Insurance Agency is committed to our customers in the PEO industry and the small businesses that they serve.  As additional developments occur during the COVID-19 outbreak, we will provide updated information to help you make appropriate business decisions.