Financial Planning Resources for the Small Business Community

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Presentation done for the Georgetown County Public Library, SC on January 13, 2012

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Financial Planning Resources for the Small Business Community

  1. 1. Financial Planning Resourcesfor the Small BusinessCommunityPresenter: Amanda Hollingamandaholling.com
  2. 2. About Me
  3. 3. Our Topic? Money…
  4. 4. …and resources for helping small businesses find it.
  5. 5. Meet your business patrons
  6. 6. “A hope-er,a pray-er,a magicbeanbuyer…”
  7. 7. Most won’t make it
  8. 8. But some do just fine! http://bit.ly/z5L7uo
  9. 9. Either way, they need more help than we can give ourselves
  10. 10. So what are yourpatrons looking for?Where should youlook to help find it?
  11. 11. Dummies Books
  12. 12. “A business plan…covers thefinancial aspects of starting orexpanding your business—howmuch money you need and howyou’ll pay it back.” Mike McKeever in How to Write a Business Plan. Nolo Press, 2008.
  13. 13. Business Plan Financials
  14. 14. Career eBook Collection
  15. 15. bplans.com
  16. 16. Local Business Assistance mbscore.org coastal.edu/sbdc/
  17. 17. More local business assistanceresources & informationbit.ly/wfIDqY
  18. 18. bit.ly/xyadr9
  19. 19. http://1.usa.gov/yyxlzv
  20. 20. Business Ratios
  21. 21. Business Ratiosbizstats.com/industry-financials.php
  22. 22. Personal Credit =
  23. 23. nfcc.org
  24. 24. dandb.com
  25. 25. youtu.be/U470xXKfDyE
  26. 26. Self-funded
  27. 27. Bank loans
  28. 28. SBA Lendersin SCsmallbusiness3.com/pdf/english/southcarolina.pdf
  29. 29. Harvard Business School Research Guide: VC & Private Equitylibrary.hbs.edu/guides/vcpe.html
  30. 30. angelresourceinstitute.org
  31. 31. Nonbank loans
  32. 32. Nontraditional financing
  33. 33. http://kck.st/zPebH5
  34. 34. Where can I find those grants to start my small business?
  35. 35. Try asking these guys
  36. 36. bit.ly/A3R4ic
  37. 37. Grants for businesses** Not for startup funding. Creating 20,000 jobs? Sure, we have grants! Maybe.
  38. 38. Grants for nonprofits
  39. 39. cfda.gov
  40. 40. irs.gov/businesses/small/
  41. 41. www.tax.gov/virtualworkshop/
  42. 42. ssa.gov/pgm/business.htm
  43. 43. sctax.org
  44. 44. www.sctax.org/Tax+Workshops/
  45. 45. scbos.sc.gov
  46. 46. ready.gov/business
  47. 47. http://1.usa.gov/z2LCFa
  48. 48. georgetownworkforce.org/ojt.htm
  49. 49. scworks.org/directory.asp
  50. 50. dol.gov/dol/topic/wages/
  51. 51. ehealthinsurance.com
  52. 52. InsuranceKey person Unemployment Worker’s Comp
  53. 53. “Business Insurance—What You Need andWhat You Do Not Need”
  54. 54. The Usual Suspects
  55. 55. kiplinger.com/retirement/
  56. 56. ala.org/rusa/sections/brass
  57. 57. Best of BRASS http://bit.ly/zSmp2t http://bit.ly/zaz46Z http://bit.ly/A0j793
  58. 58. bit.ly/z46T8r
  59. 59. Most recentbusiness referencehandbook…
  60. 60. …with a newedition comingin February!
  61. 61. Dated, buthas its uses
  62. 62. © 2011!
  63. 63. scstatelibrary.lib. overdrive.com
  64. 64. So now you know a bitmore about what yourpatrons are looking for.And you’ve got a betteridea where to find it, too.
  65. 65. Who:Amanda HollingLibrarian, Geek, Knitter, Fangirl, Writeramandaholling.com

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