National Business Association



We Serve the Self-Employed Since 1983


Through the NBA get the Basic Steps to Starting Your Own Business
And an Overview of Funding Your Small Business Growth

NBA has a prime focus on assisting the Self-Employed & Small Business Community. To be successful and achieve their professional goals we have gathered a wide array of resources to ensure the right tools are accessible.

National Business Association

First Step Review

Software developed by the NBA working with the SBA as a screening tool to assist small businesses to determine the likelihood of qualifying for a SBA guaranteed Loan.

Do You Qualify?First Step Review

Resource Guides

Starting Your Own Business –

Basic Steps in Forming a New Business

Funding Your Small Business Growth –

An overview of the funding process, including an overview of six sources of capital, financial terms.

Small Business Loans  –

Anticipating what lenders will review and require, you greatly increase your chances of obtaining a beneficial small business loan!

Choosing the Right Advertising Medium –

A Guide for the Self-Employed Business owner with some straightforward information that will help bring about consistent success in advertising.


Presented by SCORE

VideoGetting your Business on Google Search and Mapslearn how to Create a FREE Business Profile On Google that will allow your business to be discovered on Google Search and Maps     

Video – How Can I Download FREE Personalized Marketing Materials?Check out the Business Profile marketing kit to create free poster art, social posts, and art for window stickers, signs, and table tents.

Articles – With Permission from the IRS

Help Wanted?  Businesses that are hiring should know about the work opportunity Tax Credit.

IRS Tax Tip 2022-137

Aspiring Entrepreneurs: Learn the basics of setting up a Business



Small Business Resources

U. S. Small Business AdministrationSBA works to ignite change and spark action so small businesses can confidently start, grow, expand, or recover.

SCORE –  Nation’s largest network of volunteer, expert business mentors, is dedicated to helping small businesses get off the ground, grow and achieve their goals. 

America’s Small Business Development Centers SBDCs are hosted by leading universities, colleges, state economic development agencies and private partners, and funded in part by the United States Congress through a partnership with the U.S. Small Business Administration. 

Association of Women’s Business Centers AWBC works to secure economic justice and entrepreneurial opportunities for women by supporting and sustaining a national network of over 100 Women’s Business Centers.

IRS Small Business – This special section offers a broad range of resources for small businesses from tax tips to audit technique guides.