SBDC Resources

Useful resources to help your small business thrive.

The following federal, state and local resources are by no means comprehensive, but you may find them useful in achieving your business goals:

National Small Business Resources

America's Small Business Development Centers

America's SBDC is the association that represents America's nationwide network of Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs).

Better Business Bureau (BBB)

The Better Business Bureau is dedicated to fostering honest and responsive relationships between businesses and consumers, instilling consumer confidence and contributing to a trustworthy marketplace for all.

BusinessUSA

BusinessUSA implements a "no wrong door" approach for small businesses and exporters by using technology to quickly connect businesses to the services and information relevant to them, regardless of where the information is located or which agency's website, call center, or office they go to for help.

Federal Business Opportunities

North American Industry Classification System (NAICS)

The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) is the standard used by Federal statistical agencies in classifying business establishments for the purpose of collecting, analyzing, and publishing statistical data related to the U.S. business economy.

Thomas Register

Thomas Register is the most comprehensive online resource for finding companies and products manufactured in North America.

United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

The US Hispanic Chamber of Commerce actively promotes the economic growth and development of our nation’s entrepreneurs. The USHCC advocates on behalf of nearly 3.2 million Hispanic-owned businesses, that together contribute in excess of $486 billion to the United States economy, each year.

U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has delivered millions of loans, loan guarantees, contracts, counseling sessions and other forms of assistance to small businesses.