Finding Financing

There are many ways to fund a small business. Consider your options for finding financing and decide which one is right for you.

Balance Sheet

Learn about how to create and analyze your balance sheet, which is a snapshot of your business at a certain point in time.

Give Yourself the Money Hunting Edge

Need a loan for your business? Before you seek financing, review these 10 steps that will increase your chances of getting a loan or an investment.

How to Apply for a Loan

Learn the basics of applying for a loan, including how to determine whether you need a loan, and what banks require for providing a business loan.

How to Finance Your Business

Take this training to learn how to finance your business, how to determine how much money you need and how to choose among small business funding sources.

Income Statement

Learn how to create and analyze an income statement in order to help you plan the future of your business.


Find tools and tips to help you as you manage your growth day to day challenges and opportunities.

Saving: Rule of 72

Evaluate savings and investment vehicles by using the rule of 72 calculator to tell you how long it will take for your money to double.

The 7 “C’s” of Credit

Are you ready to apply for a credit? Evaluate yourself in terms of capacity, cash flow, capital, collateral, character, conditions, and commitment.

The Cashflow Statement

Learn how to create a cash flow statement and what to do if your business falls short of cash.