SBA has many offices and resource partners that counsel, mentor, and train small business owners and entrepreneurs. Learn more about how this network of support can help your business start up, succeed, and grow.
This short video describes the SBA's most popular loan program - 7(a) loans, which are ideal for startups and existing small businesses when they can't get financing from other sources or from a lender who won't make a loan without a SBA guarantee.
The Small Business Administration has 80+ offices in the U.S. dedicated to train, mentor, and provide expert advice to small business owners. This short video featuring Maria Contreras-Sweet, Administrator for the SBA, outlines the SBA's resources for all stages of your business.
Creating a business plan is the most important step you can take toward success. This short video gives you the basics on how and why to write a business plan, using SBA's free tool at www.sba.gov/business-plan.