Financial Help for Your Business

You're facing challenging times. We're here to help.

We know that businesses like yours are the backbone of the communities you serve. That's why we're connecting you with resources to help you pay expenses so you can stay focused on what matters most – your business, employees and loved ones.


Economic Injury Disaster Loan

The U.S. Small Business Administration provides low-interest federal disaster loans that can help you pay utilities, payroll, accounts payable and other expenses.

This program began accepting new applications on June 15.


We will return to regular policies regarding disconnecting for nonpayment and assessing late fees on July 15, 2020. We want to help you avoid a large or unmanageable balance. Please take action now and contact us 877.426.3736.

Missouri Workforce Development

Missouri Small Business Development Center

Ameren Business Customer Support

We're here to help answer questions about your energy bill and payment plans available.

Ameren Illinois: 800.232.2477
Ameren Missouri: 877.426.3736


Resources and Other Information

Paycheck Protection Program

For businesses that meet the SBA's size standards, the CARES Act's Paycheck Protection Program is a loan that helps you pay utilities, payroll and other expenses.

This program will officially close to new applications after June 30.

State Resources


Contact your state's economic development organization for assistance and to learn about state-specific resources.

Illinois DCEO
Missouri DED

To learn about the other ways Ameren is serving you and your community during these challenging times, view our COVID-19 Updates.

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