How high should small business grants be?

Posted by: PetersSmith

I don't think there are small business grants in the US: Small Business Grants are where the government provides money to new start-up businesses, helping them to not fail during their early years.

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High

The government will provide noticeably high grants to small businesses. This will allow them to easily start up and become quite successful. However, the corporations will not benefit from the increased competition and could hurt the economy. The sm... all businesses could also wrongly spend the money and possibly hurt their business   more
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Low

The government will give small grants to small businesses (no pun intended). This will give them a little amount of money for extra things that they wouldn't have been able to buy if they simply started their business. This could make the small busi... nesses happy initially, but they may later be suffocated by the larger corporations   more
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Business grants should only be loans

Instead of giving money to the businesses, they will be given loans if asked for. The loans may help the businesses start up, but it could come back to stab them in the back later on. Also, some of the small businesses will refuse the loans because ... they fear what happened in the previous sentence will happen to them   more
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Very High

Very high small business grants will allow for the increase in GDP the more businesses that begin to emerge. It will also increase the amount of self-employed people due to the government benefit, but it may also provide incentive for small business... es to become larger than they were originally intended to be   more
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Very Low

The small businesses will be given trinkets in grants. This will allow the government to save money and may give the small businesses a very little push, but not by much.
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None

There shall be no small business grants. It's their choice to start a business up and they don't need the government's help.
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Medium

Medium small business grants give a decent amount of money to small businesses. This will allow them to start up comfortably and thus increase the number of those who are self-employed. However, the government would have to pay more and it may not b... e beneficial in the long run   more
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