SBA Loan Resources

Visit the links below or go to to get more information and services based on your unique business needs

  • Small Businesses – Are you really one? - Size standards are critical in the government-contracting process because they ensure a “level playing field” for competition among small businesses of varying sizes. This section explores how size standards are implemented and how determinations can be appealed.
  • Resources for Women-Owned Businesses - Women's Business Centers (WBCs) represent a national network of nearly 100 educational centers designed to assist women start and grow small businesses. WBCs operate with the mission to "level the playing field" for women entrepreneurs, who still face unique obstacles in the world of business.
  • Laws and Regulations - Here is a resource that provides Public Law and Code of Federal Regulations titles related to the U.S. Small Business Administration.  
  • History of the SBA - Since its founding on July 30, 1953, the U.S. Small Business Administration has delivered millions of loans, loan guarantees, contracts, counseling sessions and other forms of assistance to small businesses. 
  • Business Law & Regulations - As a small business owner, you are subject to the same regulations as large corporations. Even if you’re starting out on a small level and planning to grow, you must comply with business laws and regulations from the day you open for business. 
  • Useful Research Tools - Links to a wealth of information to help you manage your business from start to finish, expand your business through new programs and services, increase your business knowledge and productivity, and support your business.