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6 SBA Programs Every Small Business Owner Should Know About

  For over 60 years, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has been helping small business owners access the funding and other resources they need to get started and succeed. Through a variety of SBA programs and initiatives, they have provided aid, counsel, and assistance to countless individuals wishing toRead More

Job Creation Through Veteran Self-Employment

It is no big secret that veterans returning from active duty are experiencing difficulty in finding employment. In fact, according to a recent report from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), over 50% of these veterans will face a period of unemployment. For many, their best (and often only) shotRead More

When Building Your Business, It Pays to Have Connections

Ask anyone who is in business or working to start a business about how they’re doing and you’ll almost always hear, “It’s a lot of work!” Not only do they have to offer something that someone wants to buy (…and more than one person preferably), but they have to keepRead More

Raising Money: Crowdfunding, the JOBS Act, and Why You Should Care |

The Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act represents new options that are and will become available to small businesses seeking to raise capital. The Act is designed to support existing and aspiring small businesses, including those that are minority-owned, women-owned, and veteran-owned by expanding the options that businesses may useRead More