Business Plans & Financing

Learn why business plans are so important and what makes a good one. Also, find out about business financing options, including loans versus equity investments and raising money from family and friends. A basic understanding of these issues will go a long ways towards building a solid business.

Nolo has books, forms, and online applications that can help you get started on your new business. For a complete list of Nolo's small business products, see theĀ Small Business Products page.