BPlans – The Business Planning Experts.

Burnes Consulting – Small business success is the root of every downtown’s success.

Business Plan Writing for Beginners – This article describes the basic components of a business plan.

Business USA – Making it easier for America’s small businesses and exporters to access government services to help them grow and hire.

Commerce Clearinghouse – The leading provider of information services, software and workflow tools for tax, accounting, legal and business professionals.

Connecticut Community Investment Corporation –  CTCIC is a private nonprofit corporation providing economic development financing to qualified small businesses.  “We don’t just lend money-we lend our expertise.  We’re passionate about one thing: helping small businesses succeed.”

Connecticut Innovations–  Connecticut Innovations provides debt financing and investment capital to help businesses grow in Connecticut.  We stimulate business investment and create jobs.

Community Economic Development Fund – Growing businesses and developing the management skills and expertise of the business owner.

Connecticut Recovers – The State of CT, along with nongovernmental partners, is working to ensure that the State is prepared for natural disasters and other major incidents, providing resources to residents, businesses and municipalities.

Connecticut Small Business Development Center – The mission of SBDC is to promote and encourage the creation and growth of small business, by providing sound business advice through free, professional counseling, seminars, technical assistance and education for business owners and entrepreneurs, in one-on-one or group training environments, throughout Connecticut. The SBDC counsels and nutures small businesses from their inception.

Department of Economic & Community Development – DECD is your #1 resource for business assistance and industry development and provides all the information you need to know about successfully doing business in Connecticut.

NOLO Law for All – Putting the law into plain English.

SCORE – Counselors to America’s Small Businesses.

Small Business Learning Center – Helping Americans start, build, and grow businesses.

United States Small Business Administration – Helping Small Businesses Succeed.