Florida Recovers Over $1 Million For Consumers Regarding Price Gouging And Scams

Attorney General Ashley Moody has announced more than $1 million in recoveries for consumers contacting the Florida Attorney General’s Office regarding COVID-19 related purchases, cancellations and scams.

Volusia County To Host Daily Briefings

Volusia County Government will host briefings four times a week at the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) to provide the public with updated COVID-19 information. The briefings will begin this Monday, April 27, and take place at 2 p.m. every Monday, Wednesday Thursday and Friday.

Florida Bridge Loan Program Activated to Help Small Businesses Impacted by Coronavirus

Florida small businesses impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) may now apply for short-term, interest-free loans through the Florida Small Business Emergency Bridge Loan program.

The purpose of the loan program, which was activated yesterday by Governor DeSantis, is to help business owners bridge the gap between the time the economic impact occurred and when a business secures other longer-term resources, such as insurance proceeds or federal disaster assistance through the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).