Business Resources

  • Breeze - California's Online Application System for many business and professional licenses.

  • FRED: Federal Reserve Economic Data 
    Economic and financial data over time.  Consumer Price Index, Real GDP, Industrial Production Index, 10 Year Treasury Rate, Unemployment, Payroll Employment, etc.

  • Humboldt Manufacturers' Directory - local resources for production, from raw or recycled materials to machining, sewing, molding, pneumatics, 3-D printing, laser cutting, packaging and more.
  • SCORE Free business mentoring and education, with live and recorded webinars as well as interactive courses and experienced volunteer mentors.

  • ThomasNet - The Thomas Register of American Manufacturers.  Find out who makes what all over the United States.
  • Video tutorials at Khan Academy - Free video tutorials on topics including banking, finance, current economics, the credit crisis, currency and trade, venture capital, plus personal finance topics such as mortgages, renting vs buying, IRAs, and much more.
  • Yahoo Small Business -  Information and ideas for business startups, ongoing business concerns, and growth.

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