Before considering your options, you need to know how much financing you will require. So your first step should be to complete your business plan. Potential lenders and investors will want to know how and when your business will become profitable and expect to see a solid business plan before they consider your request. Click here to search for business planning assistance.
To get a feel for what resources are available in Alaska, review the Department of Commerce, Community & Economic Development's publication Financing Your Business. This provides an introduction to financing options for small businesses.
To find possible funding sources specific to your business, click here to search for financial resources and assistance and connect with our resource partners who provide assistance in finding debt, equity or government funding or with loan packaging.
Check the AKSourceLink calendar to see if any workshops on financial planning are being offered in your area.
Go to the Financing section of the Resource Library to review information and resources.