Small Business Plans & Loans
Writing a Business Plan and Applying for a Loan
Every business needs a good business plan and the capital to get off the ground
Starting a small business is all about taking that first step. We’re not saying it’s going to be an easy road, but we can help start your journey with a few detailed guides along the way.
So you’ve had a great idea, and you’re ready to build your business. What should be your first step--or your second, or third? Having a well-formed business plan is like having GPS for a road trip--absolutely necessary. Our guide to writing a business plan can help you put together the roadmap for your business.
All new business owners know that the first step on that journey is finding funding. In St. Louis, this could mean visiting your local credit union or scheduling an appointment with an investing firm. You’ll need capital for everything from Post-it notes to prime real estate, and we can help you get there. With our handy how-to guide, applying for a small business loan has never been easier.