Resource Links for Finances

SCORE has compiled this list of useful resources for matters concerning finances.

Accounts World Directory of Accounting Professionals
This database contains more than 35,000 tax and accounting professionals from across the United States.

Angel Investor News
Angel Investor News provides entrepreneurs and investors with information about private investment, technology trends and financing trends.

Axiom Valuation Solutions
Axiom Valuation Solutions provides independent, reliable information on what a business is worth. This site offers as a free resource IRS business activity search engine and valuation library for business owners.

Business Credit Services
This site provides a free, clickable online seminar and downloadable booklet on the importance of business credit.

BIZBUYFinancing offers tips, articles, webinars and a blog on small business purchase financing through SBA loans and commercial financing resources. is a free service that helps business owners navigate the confusing subject of credit card processing. They offer the chance to select the best card processing account from mulitple credit card processing quotes under the guidance of neutral industry professionals.

Corporate Turnaround
Corporate Turnaround, formally Commercial Credit Counseling (CCC), restructures debt in order to save companies from bankruptcy.

Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA)
FINRA, through the consolidation of NASD and the New York Stock Exchange, is dedicated to investor protection and market integrity through effective and efficient regulation, complementary compliance and technology-based services, which include market regulation, policy enforcement and dispute resolution.

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iBank provides information and resources to assist small businesses in obtaining loans, equipment leases and insurance.

Inc. Gauge
Business owners and non-profit administrators can quickly evaluate their Key Performance Indicators and discover how they compare to up to 80,000 other companies using this free, confidential analysis tool.

Integra Information provides entrepreneurs with financial industry data for more than 900 industries. This data allows managers to benchmark with instant access to income statements, balance sheets and ratios.

Intuit QuickBooks and Innovative Merchant Solutions 
Intuit Inc. is a leading provider of business and financial management solutions for small and mid-sized businesses, consumers and accounting professionals. Its flagship products and services, including QuickBooks®, Quicken® and TurboTax® software, simplify small business management and payroll processing, personal finance, and tax preparation and filing.

MyBizHomepage provides free, easy-to-use financial analytics and other information to help small and emerging businesses run more smoothly and profitably.

National Venture Capital Association
NVCA represents America’s venture capital community. This site contains data on venture capital investments.

National Center for Employee Ownership (NCEO)
NCEO is a private, nonprofit membership and research organization that serves as the leading source of information on employee stock ownership plans.

Peachtree offers resources for accounting solutions to the small business marketplace.

Strong Business Credit
Strong Business Credit provides information for business owners on how to build their business credit.
An online resource which educates entrepreneurs on how to get the financing they need to grow.