Build Your Business Plan
Helpful information about starting your own business
www.entrepreneur.com
www.myownbusiness.com

Online resources for people with business ideas
www.startupbiz.com

Sample business forms and templates
startupbusiness.com

Articles on a variety of topics
www.blog.intuit.com
Resources and webinars on self-employment for people with disabilities
http://www.shoretelsky.com


Benefits Planning
Find out how and when increased income and possible work incentive programs will affect your benefits.
www.wid.org
www.socialsecurity.gov
www.ssa.gov/disability/
www.dshs.wa.gov/dvr/Individuals/BenefitPlanning.aspx
You can locate the WIPA provider who serves your area by going to
http://www.choosework.net/resource/jsp/searchByState
In Washington State:
http://www.plantowork.org/
For King and Kitsap Counties:
http://www.psbrc.org/


Credit Reports
For an annual free credit report (there is a charge for your score)
www.annualcreditreport.com

Disability Related Websites
www.abilitiesfund.org www.disabilityinfo.gov
www.start-up-usa.bizwww.disabilitysecrets.com


Financial Literacy
For help with money management
http://www.fdic.gov/consumers/consumer/moneysmart/mscbi/mscbi.html
www.myfinancialgoals.org
www.nfcc.org
www.wiseupwomen.org

Health Care for Self-Employed Workers
For a copy of “A Guide to Understanding Health Coverage for Micro-Businesses” go to www.nase.org


Mentoring
www.micromentor.org
Matches business mentors with entrepreneurs