Free Business Advice

The journey toward opening a business in New Hampshire begins with your vision and determination. If you need help along the way, the business resources of our partners are here to help. The Division of Economic Development provides assistance to help you obtain permits necessary to establish or grow your business here. Call our business resource team at 603-271-2591 to get started, or email us.

The New Hampshire Small Business Development Center offers free services to guide you through the process of starting your own business.

New Hampshire Office of the SBA provides services to small businesses including financial assistance, by working with local banks and other institutions; loan programs for businesses involved in international trade; advice to women business owners and business counseling and information for veterans about SBA guaranteed loans.

The Center for Women & Enterprise is a partner with the U.S. Small Business Administration, assisting seasoned and prospective women entrepreneurs with business development and growth.

SCORE has over 175 volunteer business experts throughout the state that can provide free mentoring, real-world advice and know-how to start and grow your small business.