Here you'll find resources and information on a wide range of funding and financing options available to Massachusetts businesses.

Starting a Business & Obtaining Financing

If you're starting a business and/or looking for financing for the first time, you may have a number of questions. Click here for answers to nine of the most common. From the Small Business Center

Online Courses in Business Financing

The Small Business Learning Center offers beginning courses in accounting and business lending. -From the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)

Funds for Businesses Unable to Obtain Traditional Financing

Formed in 2010, the Massachusetts Growth Capital Corporation is designed to give small businesses greater access to capital from lines of credit, contract and purchase order financing, and more. -From Massachusetts Growth Capital Corporation

STEP Grants for Exports Marketing

The Massachusetts State Trade and Export Promotion (STEP) Grant Program is intended to help offset international business development and related marketing costs for small businesses. -From the Office of International Trade & Investment

Emerging Technology Fund for Manufacturing

The Massachusetts Emerging Technology Fund (ETF) targets technology companies that are starting up or expanding manufacturing in the state, by providing financing for working capital, manufacturing facilities, and equipment. -From MassDevelopment