The Missouri Linked Deposit Program partners with lenders to
provide low-interest loans to help create and retain Missouri jobs, expand the
economy and strengthen communities statewide.
Effective April 21, 2011, Treasurer Clint Zweifel
has adopted the HELP system – the Harmed-area Emergency Loan Priority system – to expedite
Missouri Linked Deposit Program loan approvals. Borrowers in counties determined to have been
impacted by disasters will receive 24-hour approval of completed applications.
HELP system page to learn more.
The Missouri Linked Deposit Program for Small Business provides low-interest
loans to enable Missouri's small businesses to grow. Eligibility guidelines have
expanded to increase access to small business loans to companies with less than
100 full-time employees up from companies with less than 25 full-time employees.
Small business loan proceeds may be used for the following operating expenses:
Small Business Loan Application