Need some entrepreneurial resources? FranNet of California has you covered! For every budding entrepreneur and future small business owner out there, California lives up to it’s billing as the Golden State, with a veritable gold mine of resources available to the public. These include links and information to funding options and sources, incubators, state resources for business filings, economic development offices, entrepreneurial resources by city, and various startup guides.
FranNet of California is here to disseminate the list and get you pointed in the right direction…
If you’re like a majority of entrepreneurs, you’ll need to do some due diligence on funding your business venture. If you choose the franchising route, there’s a good chance your preferred business will offer in-house financing – or access to third-party lenders to fund your purchase. There are no shortages of options available to you, but you should plan on getting all of your financial affairs in order prior to accessing these resources:
- California Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development Funding Programs
- California Business Loan Information by City
- California Venture Capital Firms
- California Angel Investors
State of California Resources
Whether you’d like to read up on what your local chamber of commerce or office of economic development can offer you, below is a list of hyperlinked resources to review:
- Incorporating a Business in California
- CA Secretary of State – Starting a Business
- CA State Treasurer
- CA Chamber of Commerce Directory
Business Startups/Economic Development Resources
Bookmark these sites to revisit when you’re ready to begin your entrepreneurial venture – lots of excellent (and free!) resources here that can save you time, money, and resources:
- CA Office of Business and Economic Development
- CA Existing Businesses for Sale by City
- Small Business Development Centers (SBDC) of California
- CA Small Business Incubators
We hope you’ll keep these valuable resources at hand (and bookmarked) for future reference. Keep in mind that with FranNet of California, our specialty is helping you find the right franchise opportunity. Our sole mission is to match you up with a business model that aligns perfectly with your personal goals, income-generating capability, and work-life balance. There are thousands of franchise concepts to choose from but trust us when we say – there’s at least one out there that you were meant to own and operate!
If you’d like to review your options for franchise ownership, we’d love to be your guide and navigator. Meetings with FranNet of California are always no-cost and no-obligation to you. Our role and function is to be your guide, allowing you to make your own informed decisions on the direction you want to go. Over time, we’ve had the opportunity to work with hundreds of entrepreneurs in California who ended up owning the business of their dreams – and we can do the same for you. Getting started with FranNet of California is easy, and you can book an introductory session with us by following this link.