Resources available through a DMSBDC Business Advisor:

BizMiner – Industry reports that track 9000 lines of business at local and national levels. Access industry financial ratios and industry market statistics.

Demographics Now – A service providing interactive demographic maps and reports for any level of geography in the U.S..

IBISWorldMarket Research and Procurement and Purchasing research reports.

ReferenceUSAgov – The premier source of business information for reference and research.

SizeUp – Compare your business to competitors, identify the best places to advertise and map competitors, customers and suppliers.

LivePlan – With LivePlan, anyone can create a professionally formatted, investor-ready business plan in half the time.

Online Resources:

Federal Agencies
U.S. Small Business Administration
Federal Trade Commission
Securities and Exchange Commission
U.S. Census Bureau
Internal Revenue Service
United States Patent and Trademark Office

State Agencies
Texas Secretary of State
Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts

Business Resources
North Texas SBDC Network
Sourcelink Dallas
Public Business Diversity Alliance of North Texas

Business Certifications
North Central Texas Regional Certification Agency
Historically Underutilized Business (HUB)
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
D/FW Minority Supplier Development Council
Women’s Business Council – Southwest