Information on starting a small business


Small Business Resource

Explore information on small business planning, bookkeeping, financing, human resource management, marketing, regional tax laws, and more with the Small Business Resource Center.


Indiana Legal Forms

Find the most extensive collection of free legal forms, including Official, State Specific, Federal, Business, Personal, Real Estate, and General forms, with Indiana Legal Forms.



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Resources to take my business to the next level


A to Z Databases

Explore A to Z Databases premier job search with millions of job listings, business & executive profiles and health care professionals.


Foundation Center

Discover databases, fundraising and philanthropy publications, and training resources from the Foundation Center.


Value Line

Access Value Line’s leading publications covering stocks, mutual funds, options, and convertible securities, plus special situation stock information.

Evansville business networks

Evansville Regional Economic Partnership

Start, expand, or locate a business in Vanderburgh County with resources from the E-REP.


Innovation Pointe

Explore and create new businesses with assistance at Innovation Pointe’s high-tech business incubator located in the heart of downtown Evansville, Indiana.


Evansville SCORE

Access free, confidential, unlimited counseling for entrepreneurs and small businesses from the Evansville Chapter of SCORE.

Indiana business networks

Small Business Administration

Gain assistance for local business success with resources from the SBA.


Indiana SBDC

Start stronger, grow faster, and work smarter with the Indiana Small Business Development Center’s resources for Hoosier Entrepreneurs.


Elevate Ventures

Discover Elevate Ventures’ resources, created to support sustainable cultures and infrastructure across Indiana, as well as the ongoing development and success of entrepreneurs.