Small Business Development

new_businessedit.jpgDo you have a great idea for a new business?

Have you wondered where to begin?

Do you need a small business loan to start or expand a small business?

MaineStream Finance can assist  from start to finish. They can help turn your idea into a viable business.

New Business- Education and Assistance

Micro-enterprise  Consultants - MaineStream Finance has three micro-enterprise (small business) consultants available to provide technical assistance to individuals interested in starting a business or in expanding an existing small business. The services include: Developing Business Plans, Marketing Strategies, Outreach and Advertising, Loan Preparation, Business Start-up & More.

Business 101 and Incubator Without Walls (IWW) - These courses help individuals start and expand businesses with five or fewer employees. During the courses the following topics are discussed:  Is Starting a Business for Me, Business Concept, Legal Structures of Business, Business Plan, Marketing, Credit, Record Keeping, Financials, Cash Flow and more.

Saving for a Business

Penquis Family Development Accounts (FDA) helps individuals save money to start a business, purchase a home or to continue their education.  This account is offers a 4 to 1 savings match.

Small Business Loans

MaineStream Finance is pleased to offer small business loans to help start a business or help an existing small businesses expand or meet its financial needs.  Loans are available from as little as $500 up to $50,000. 

For more information call 1-800-215-4942. 

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