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Small Business Administration (SBA)

As a spokesperson and strong advocate for those small businesses that need it the most, the SBA will increase its outreach, marketing, business development and use of electronic tools to create procurement opportunities for small businesses -especially small disadvantaged and women-owned businesses. Read More

SCORE Association

SCORE SCORE is a nonprofit association dedicated to entrepreneur education and the formation, growth and success of small businesses nationwide. Through a partnership with the U.S. Small Business Administration, SCORE’s volunteer business counselors have been helping small businesses succeed and grow since 1964. SCORE’s 10,500 volunteers provide free counseling and low-cost educational training workshops to aspiring entrepreneurs and small business owners from 389 office locations across the country. All of SCORE’s business counseling services are available to U.S. citizens or resident aliens. Read More

Business Financing

In the world of finance there are many different options available to businesses of all sizes and types. The overall goal of business financing is to raise the capital to meet your business’s current needs. Those needs can range from equipment purchases to renovations, all of which will help your business to grow further in its industry. Next is to get this capital at the least cost for your business to ensure you will be able to meet the repayment obligation. Read More

Association of Small Business Development Centers (ASBDC)

asbdc_smallThe ASBDC is a partnership program uniting private enterprise, government, higher education and local nonprofit economic development organizations. Founded in 1979, the ASBDC provides a vehicle for continuous improvement of the Small Business Development Center program, exchange of information among members regarding objectives, methods and results in business management and technical assistance and advocacy of America’s small business community. Read More

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)

usptoPiracy, counterfeiting and the theft of intellectual property pose a serious threat to all U.S. businesses. The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and the National Business Association (NBA) have joined forces to help address this problem by participating in a nationwide program to encourage small businesses to recognize and consider the benefits of strong IP protection-both domestically and abroad. Read More

Department of Commerce - U.S. Commercial Service

uscommservThe U.S. Commercial Service of the Department of Commerce – and the National Business Association – have paired together to provide small and midsized businesses global business solutions. Read More

Social Security Administration (SSA)

ssa-1Dislike those dreaded paper W-2s and W-2cs? Now you can make your corrections online. Social Security’s W-2s Online will allow you to create, print and submit Forms W-2 and W-2c directly over the Internet. Plus, W-2 Online is just as user-friendly as SSA’s other options in our suite of electronic services. Best of all – it’s FREE and SECURE!

Business Services Online (BSO) is a suite of applications enabling organizations and authorized individuals to transmit wage information electronically directly to the Social Security Administration. Once registered, the user can verify Social Security numbers through our Social Security Number Verification Service (SSNVS). Read More