Owning a business is both exciting and intimidating.

With SCORE, you have lots of support. Find resources to help you make decisions on starting or growing your enterprise, then contact your SCORE mentor to get help putting your ideas into action.

Local Business

Free Business Law Advice

The Western New York Law Center’s Small Business Legal Clinic - Free legal services for Entrepreneurs and Small businesses Read more

Article

Turning Your Hobby Into A Business

If you are not among those blessed with a job you enjoy, you may consider making a business out of your hobby.  Entrepreneurs often make a living doing what they enjoy.  However yo Read more

Article

Pricing Your Product/Service

An often complex business decision is how to price your product so that you can maximize your earnings. In order to do so, several factors must be considered and understood. Read more

Article

Buying a Small Business

The risks of business failure are greatest with a start-up business. They should be somewhat less if the start-up business is part of a proven franchise. Read more

Narrow by

In The News

Forging New Ground - Chris Cashman

March 21, 2013
“Women are still forging new ground,” said Marianne Markowitz, regional administrator of the Small Business Administration.  Markowitz toured Direct Steel Thursday, a woman-owned g Read more
In The News

Rise Above - Mark Gordon

March 15, 2013
Many in the nationwide network of SCORE Association volunteers, more than 12,000 retired business leaders, like to boast about the long history of companies they helped start and j Read more

Pages