Find contact information for government programs, listed by topic. Benefits Federal Employee Retirement Benefits – Find contact information for the Retirement Services office at the Office of Personnel Management (OPM). Food Stamps (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program or SNAP) – Call to learn about eligibility requirements and the nutritional benefits of the program. Head...
The SBA provides support for our veterans as they enter the world of business and continue to serve our country by creating jobs in our communities. The Office of Veterans Business Development (OBDV) is devoted to promoting veteran entrepreneurship. Veterans Business Outreach Centers (VBOC) provide support in all stages...
The VA Veteran Entrepreneur Portal was created by VA OSDBU and BusinessUSA to help you start and grow your veteran-owned small business. The VA Veteran Entrepreneur Portal provides veteran business resources ...
SBA Women's Business Resources to start and grow your business and compete in the global marketplace. Online resources, financing, Women’s Business Centers.
Local Food Directories are a free service to help you locate your local Farmers Market, On-Farm Market, CSA and Food Hub. Local Food Directories help local farmers and businesses connect with local consumers, strengthening their local economy. The Directories are provided by the Agricultural Marketing Service, a USDA agency facilitating marketing of U.S. agricultural products....
Boost awareness. Get the word out. Contagious shows how to make your product or idea catch on. Wharton's Jonah Berger on how to Create Contagious Content.
USDA provides Rural Business Investment in affordable housing, energy efficiency, roads, bridges, internet access, loans and grants for rural business.
The SBA and its network resource partners help millions of small businesses start, grow and succeed. SBA Local Assistance is available to help entrepreneurs
Search Government Auctions Asset Sales for land, buildings, homes, aircraft, boats, trucks, cars, motorcycles, machines, tools, computers, jewelry and more.
Create your business plan with the Business Plan Tool. Your plan sets the direction of your business and outlines your plan to make sales and grow revenues.
Export Business Planner is a FREE planning tool for small businesses considering exporting. Prepare for export readiness with a customized export plan.
Science of Innovation shows scientists and engineers come together in the innovation process to create amazing possibilities. See how to innovate.
USPTO Electronic Filing System is the safe, simple, secure, fast, flexible & forgiving way to file your patents online. Use EFS-Web for Online Patent Filing
USPTO changed to First To File Patent System. Avoid public disclosure and file timely patent applications to protect your inventions. Be the First To File!
Office Of Innovation Development provides USPTO Inventor's Resources including Patents, Trademarks, Inventor's Assistance, Pro Se, Pro Bono and much more.
SBA Real Estate Equipment Loans for land, buildings, major fixed assets, machinery, equipment, improvements to current facility, new facility and more.
Learn key branding, marketing and user experience principles. See specific tactics and strategies to create your company and Make Something People Love.
National Export Initiative marshals the full resources of the U.S. government for American businesses that sell their goods and services abroad.
Small Business Administration financial assistance, loans, grants, counseling, training, contracting, regulations, mentoring, assistance, advocacy and more.
U.S. Government Web Portal to all federal, state, and local government web resources and services. Internet's most comprehensive search of government sites.