H is for…Hub-Zone

All federal agencies have procurement goals for contracting with certain categories of small businesses, including Veteran-owned, Women-owned, Disadvantaged/Minority-owned, and businesses located … [Read more...]

Your Damaged Money May Still Have Value

What Can You Do If Your Money Gets Damaged? If your small business keeps currency of any value in-house, what happens if it gets damaged - in a fire or a flood; an accidental chemical spill, or … [Read more...]

G is for…GSA

The General Services Administration (GSA) manages one of the largest marketplaces in the world, bringing together business contractors and government customers. The GSA ‘Schedules’ program gives … [Read more...]

DOD to Require Cybersecurity Certification for **ALL** Vendors Next Year

The Department of Defense is creating a Cybersecurity Certification standard, to ensure that any vendor doing business with the agency has an adequate cybersecurity system, and can handle Controlled … [Read more...]

GoodBye FedBizOpps!

The current FBO.gov website will retire over the Veterans Day weekend, beginning at 8pm on Thursday November 8th. The new system at beta.sam.gov will go live on Tuesday November 12th. What You Can … [Read more...]

F is for…FAR

Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) apply to all federal contracts, and are used by all federal agencies when they purchase supplies or services. Every solicitation will cite these regulations. The … [Read more...]