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Resources to help you Succeed

Great partners and access to critical information can help your business on the road to success. Here are a few of our favorite resources.

General Economic Data

  • Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
    The Twelfth Federal Reserve District includes the nine western states and is the largest district economically. Visit the site for economic research and information for our region and the nation as a whole.
  • Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
    This site provides a wealth of information, data tools and publications about national economic trends and policy impacts provided by a panel of highly respected economists.

Business Partners

  • Washington Small Business Development Center is your local resource for expert business advice, management training and market research.
    • SBDC advisors offer one-on-one assistance at no charge to ensure you have the information you need to make decisions that are right for your company
    • Visit the website to connect with an advisor, explore classes, webinars and podcasts or check out available research and business planning tools
  • Small Business Administration The SBA's mission is to help Americans start, build and grow businesses.
    • The SBA Administration has delivered millions of loans, loan guarantees, and other forms of assistance to small businesses—visit the site to learn more about available loan programs
    • Also visit the website to browse the extensive learning library of articles, online training and videos on a broad range of business topics
    • The Affordable Care Act includes a variety of measures impacting businesses. Visit the SBA website to learn about the key provisions, timeline and employee responsibilities.
  • SCORE is a nonprofit association dedicated to helping small businesses get off the ground, grow and achieve their goals through education and mentorship.
    • They hold events and workshops across the U.S. providing education and matching up entrepreneurs with volunteer mentors.
    • Visit the website for local and online workshops, tools and templates and to explore free mentoring opportunities

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Tools and Templates

Provided by Washington Small Business Development Center

  • Business Financials — Understanding your financials and how to use the information they contain is critical for all business owners
  • Business Plans — A business plan is your business’ game plan and a way to communicate to potential investors and financial institutions
  • Growth Strategies — Resources if you're considering whether it’s time to expand, relocate, franchise and how to finance that growth
  • Buying or Selling a Business — Assistance in answering how you value, market, negotiate a business purchase or sale

Business Member Testimonial

The high-speed check scanner is a great addition to our business! It has really made a big difference in our work flow. Any time saved is time we really appreciate having back. Thanks to BECU for giving us the gift of time!

Lissy M., Three Keys Property Management

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