Owning a business is both exciting and intimidating; but you have lots of support. Find resources to help you make decisions on starting or growing your enterprise. Browse these tools, then contact your SCORE mentor to get help putting your ideas into action.
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Don’t Overlook Business Tax Credits and Deductions in PATH Act

December 7, 2016

Do you know about the Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes (PATH) Act? The law includes tax breaks that could help when it comes to purchasing equipment, hiring employees and more.

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Review Your Business Plan to Prepare for a Successful 2017

December 2, 2016,

December is usually consumed by the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, but did you know it’s also National Write a Business Plan Month?

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Six Things Successful Business Owners Get Right

Here are six things that the owners of the successful businesses did that helped them fuel that success. Read more


A Free and Easy Way to Benchmark Your Business

Most business owners would like to know how they stack up against other similar businesses. Now there’s a new way to find out that’s both free and easy to use. Read more

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2016 Embezzlement Study

The 2016 Embezzlement Study incorporates employee theft cases that were active in the US federal court system in 2015, specifically those cases occurring in companies with fewer th Read more

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Put Your Business on Track to Success

May 10, 2016,

In addition to financial data, you should track these three important business metrics.

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Infographic: ACA Penalties and How to Qualify for an Extension

There’s a lot to know about the Affordable Care Act, including the penalties for not having health coverage. Download this infographic by Liberty Tax Service for tips. Read more


The Most Common Payroll Mistakes Your Business Can Make

January 20, 2016,

Running your business is a lot of work. The last thing you want to worry about is a costly mistake from a payroll related misstep. Here are some of the most common payroll mistakes a business owner can make

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The Ultimate Guide to Health Insurance and Taxes

The Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as Obamacare, is a law that aims to help millions of Americans secure health insurance. Read more

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The Ultimate Guide to Get Your Business Ready for End of Year

The end of year can be a stressful time for you and your business. We feel your pain. We understand your frustrations. Read more