Owning a business is both exciting and intimidating.

With SCORE, you have lots of support. Browse these tools and find resources to help you make decisions on starting or growing your enterprise. Your SCORE mentor can assist in putting your ideas into action.

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Additional Resources

Additional resources when string a business. Read more

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Personnel / Hiring Resources

Hiring employees is an important part of most businesses. Here are some resources to know when structuring your business. Read more

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Funding Opportunities for Businesses

In some circumstances, SBA will guarantee a bank loan. Loan guarantees must be applied for by the bank. Call 210.403.5900 for loan briefing schedules or go to the local website... Read more

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Marketing Tips & Information

The Score website has templates for marketing plans and other useful tools. Read more

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Business Plan Resources

Click on link to business tools to find templates for Business Plan, Cash Flow and other start-up templates and workshops. Read more

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Determine a Business Structure

All businesses must have a legal identity. Many factors must be considered when choosing the best form of business ownership. This SBA website provides an over- view of your... Read more

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Research & Focus

Check this website http://www.score.org for information on how to conduct market analysis, develop marketing strategies, identify your competition and obtain templates to help... Read more

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Personal Preparation for Starting a Business

Before committing to starting a business, review your credit history, cash flow, collateral, and character references as well as your business management experience. The links... Read more

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How to Build and Use an Emergency Fund for Your Business

Emergency savings can help your business survive unexpected crises. Learn how much money to keep in your emergency fund, how to build it and when to use it. Read more

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How to Build an Emergency Fund

Financial experts often recommend individuals have an emergency fund to use for unexpected expenses and setbacks. Read more

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