Owning a business is both exciting and intimidating; but you have lots of support. Find resources to help you make decisions on starting or growing your enterprise. Browse these tools, then contact your SCORE mentor to get help putting your ideas into action.

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4 Tips for Aspiring Encore Entrepreneurs

Encore entrepreneurs start businesses for the first time as they near retirement age. Some are already retired, but seek a new path to help them feel reinvigorated in their older years.

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Nuts and Bolts: Turn Your Hobby In To a Business

June 23, 2016,

If you're going to turn your hobby into a legitimate business, you need to accomplish a number of tasks to get yourself up and running. Just like any other business, there are special filings to submit, accounts to be opened and laws that need to be checked.

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7 Pet Businesses to Start

May 18, 2016

Last year, Americans spent $61 billion on their pets, and the industry is expected to reach $91.72 billion by 2019. Here are 7 pet business ideas to jump on that trend.

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New Business Ideas for Entrepreneurs

In order to have a successful business, small business owners and entrepreneurs have to stay to up-to-date with current industry trends.