Coming in at number 15 for quality of life on Forbes’ Best States for Business list, the Prairie State has a great environment for living and working.
Small business owners are attracted by the detailed assistance programs in place to help ensure their success. Small Business Development Centers, located throughout the state, provide assistance to entrepreneurs through individual consultation and can help with business aspects such as marketing and finance. Further support comes from the Illinois Small Business Environmental Assistance Program and the First Stop Business Information Center. Financial incentives are also available for many businesses.
If you’re thinking of starting a business in Illinois, consult FranNet’s experts first. They’re ready to help you choose a business that will work for you and maximize the benefits of doing business in the Prairie State.