Start and Manage Your Business – SBA’s website has resources for helping you, including templates for planning a business and advice blogs.

Small Business Resources in Northern California – SBA Handout

Small Business Start-Up Guide for Northern California – SBA Handout – Sites that have sample plans and writing tips.

CalGOLD – Offers direct internet links and contact information to state, local, regional, and federal permitting authorities for more information. Assists you in finding appropriate permit information for your business. – It can be hard to understand the associated terms and concepts. Search this site for a specific term, or choose a general category and read a definition for any word.

SCORE The Service Corp of Retired Executives offers informational sites along with online expertise in starting and owning a business.