Orange County SCORE has compiled the following resources that could be valuable for anyone running or starting a small business here in California. 


Developing Your Business Plan


SBA Learning Platform



Financial Ratios & Statistics



County/City Demographics



Average Wage by Occupation



Legal Structure Selections



California Business Structures



Partnership Agreement Checklist







Seeking Capital from the Bank and Others


Financing Basics



Finding Capital Overview



Finding Money Tips



Financing for a Small Business



Financing Eligibility & Loans



Questions the Banker will Ask



How to Prepare a Loan Package



Check Your Credit (fee)



Other Sources of Funds



Venture Capital Primer



Funding for Tech Companies






Launching Your Startup Business


Basics of Launching a Business



Requirements by Business Type



Obtaining an EIN



Register Your Business Name



Obtain a State Seller Permit



State Tax Information



Partnership Agreement Checklist



Filing Your Company




Ask Before Signing a Lease




Managing and Growing Your Small Business


Marketing to Target Profits



Key Financial Ratios



Patent & Trademark Office



US Copyright Office



Federal Employee Legal Help



State Industrial Relations



Buying a Business Checklist