Each month a different website is featured on the AERN home page. These are websites that are interesting or useful for the entrepreneur seeking to start or expand a small business in Alabama. Featured websites from the past months are gathered here for you to review.
Featured website for November 2015
How to Budget Your Own Salary
How much should you pay yourself? This article gives tips and a handy worksheet.
Featured website for October 2015
IRS Virtual Workshop
Internal Revenue Service
This online workshop uses videos to teach small business owners what they need to know about their federal taxes.
Featured website for September 2015
What's Your Signage?
New York State Small Business Development Center
Subtitled "How Signs Can Help Your Small Business," this site gives many tips to consider whan planning and purchasing signs to represent your business.
Featured website for March 2015
Determining Your Financing Needs
Small Business Administration
This page on the SBA website guides you in assessing your current financial situation in order to help you identify your financing needs for your business.
Featured website for February 2015
The One Stop Center
West Alabama Chamber of Commerce
The One Stop Center provides links and information on the business licenses, permits and taxes required by local, state and federal governments. Another useful section is The Startup Checklist (under the "Starting a Business" category in the links at the top of the page), which covers the steps required to move from having a potential product or service to starting an actual business.
Featured website for January 2015
How to Start a Business Budget
Learn why your business needs a budget and how to put one together.