What Can Small Business Administration (SBA) Do For You?

Small Business Administration (SBA) is the place to go for information on small business ideas, starting your own business, and getting small business loans.

SBA is an independent agency of the federal government with the purpose of providing aid, counsel, assistance and protection of small businesses. It exists to preserve free, competitive enterprises, and to help us start, build, and grow our businesses.

When you go to the Small Business Administration website, you will find numerous sections to help you get started.

To give you an idea, The Small Business Planner section covers planning your business, starting your business, managing your business and how to get out of your business. Here you will learn what you need to get ready, write a business plan, financing, determining what kind of business you are going to have, structure, licenses and permits, insurance, taxes, hiring employees, marketing, etc.

Under their Services section, you will find information on Financial Assistance, Contract Opportunities, Laws and Regulations, numerous Online Training, how to get Counseling and Assistance.

There are tools you can check out depending upon your interest and need. You can also find offices in your local area, making this convenient for you to avail of their services.

As you can see, the list goes on and on and they truly can help you get started.

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