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Below are resources we use regularly. They are all high quality resources that are either very affordable or free.

  • Nolo books—Self-help law books that can answer questions like whether you should structure your business as an LLC or a Corporation, or how to form a California Corporation. Check out or the public library for books.
  • Small Business Administration—The SBA offers many free workshops on managing and growing your business in the areas of finance, legal issues, and marketing. Check out zipcode 94105 for events.
  • Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and Employment Development Department (EDD)—To get forms and publications, visit and
  • Board of Equalization (BOE)—Find out about sales tax rates for different cities. See
  •—Use this site to build and host your own website—it’s easy, looks professional and is very reasonably priced.
  •—Launch an easy and low-cost email campaign.
  •—Design your own or use templates for great looking business cards or marketing materials for next to nothing.
  •—Find quality, inexpensive stock photos for your graphics needs.

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