Business & Finance
- Help and Resources for Small Business
This section of Your Money New York is provided by the State of New York to assist small business owners and entrepreneurs with finding resources to both create and grow their business. Some key resources found on this main portal include the Directory of Small Business Programs, Online Permit Assistance and Licensing (OPAL), plus links to Federal stimulus help for small business.
- New York State Office of General Services
The Office of General Services Procurement Services Group awards thousands of competitively bid contracts for use by State agencies, and other organizations authorized by law to purchase from State contracts. This site posts contracting and construction opportunities, procurement contracts, minority and woman-owned business enterprises, plus information on how to sell to New York State.
SCORE is a valuable network of 13,000+ volunteers who offer small business entrepreneurs confidential business counseling services at no charge. Find a mentor online, request an in person meeting, or call SCORE with a business question.
- United States General Services Administration
GSA offers businesses the opportunity to sell products and services to federal agencies through contract vehicles. As the federal government’s purchasing agent, GSA connects federal purchasers with the most cost-effective and high-quality commercial products and services. Find out how to purchase the products and services you need from thousands of commercial vendors, or learn how to sell products to federal agencies and employees.
- United States Small Business Administration
The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) was created as an independent agency of the federal government to aid, counsel, assist and protect the interests of small business concerns. Services include financial assistance, disaster assistance, free online training courses, plus local resources to plan, start and manage your business.