minority-owned businesses, including government sources, schools and trade organizations, and many regional resources.
American Express Small Business Information
Offers information on services available to small business owners, from how to apply for an American Express card targeted to small businesses to accepting American Express cards at your establishment.
Creative Investment Research
An investment research and management company with information on minority- and women-owned financial institutions.
Features articles, lists of consultants and a matchmaking service for angels, investors and growth companies.
The Service Corps of Retired Executives (SCORE) Association
This nonprofit group provides information on local chapters of this organization of more than 12,000 retired and active business executives who offer advice and counseling to small business owners developing their enterprises.
Small Business Administration
The SBA is the federal agency that assists small businesses with advice, financing and other business development aids.
SBA’s Office of Women’s Business Ownership
A listing of links to SBA services specifically designed to help women.
Information on how to create private placements and public offerings as well as finding angels, venture capital, investment bankers and management consultants.
A national nonprofit organization designed to improve the business environment for women through access to capital, credit, business discounts and products, and financial services.