For free Help with SAM – Contact a PTAC!

PTACs provide guidance on new SAM requirements – and can help expedite in emergencies. If your business needs help registering – or renewing your registration – in the federal government’s System for Award Management (SAM) vendor database, free assistance is … Continued

SAM Registration: Notarized Letter Tips

Navigating the notarized letter requirement ***UPDATE: Please click here to view changes in the notarized letter requirement as of 6/11/2018. Even with the changes, many of the tips below remain useful. In the wake of the System for Award Management … Continued

Be skeptical – Ask a PTAC

Schemes targeting small business contractors proliferate PTAC small business clients are reporting alarming new tactics being used by some for-profit firms trying to get them to sign up for services. In one case, a company “cloned” an SBA webpage, to … Continued

SAM Registration is Free; Be careful what you pay for

No need to pay high fees for government contracting registration – free help is available! The first step in pursuing government contracts is registering in the System for Award Management (SAM), the federal government’s vendor database. Some agencies – such … Continued

APTAC Launches Government Contracting Intelligence Blog

By APTAC Headquarters The Association of Procurement Technical Assistance Centers is thrilled to launch their new blog “Government Contracting Intelligence”.  Contributors will include government contracting experts from Procurement Centers across the country, sharing their best advice on a wide range … Continued