Start Your Business The Right Way Guide
Do you have a wonderful business idea, but don’t know where to begin? Freeport Business Portal is here to help. Take a look at our comprehensive business guide for starting a business of your own and learn all about the right steps to ensure that you launch your business with ease.
research & Planning
Tips and tools to help you start a business.
Questions to ask before starting a business
You should always be aware of the potential challenges that come along with starting a business. Learn more about the questions you should ask yourself before launching your business.
10 Step Guide to Starting a Business
Who would have thought that starting your own business could be as simple as following ten steps? If you’re ready to bring your vision to life, view our business guide.
Creating a Business Plan
Creating a business plan is fundamental towards ensuring that your business is viable upon launch. Learn about the ins and outs of the business world and design your own business plan to position your new venture for success.
Funding Your Business
It’s safe to say that every business begins with capital and resources. The Freeport Business Portal is your one-stop-shop for finding funding for your business. From investors to loans, we can help you find the right resources to get started.
Setting Up Your BusinessTools, tips and advice to get you started.
Which Business Structure is Best for you
Are you an LLC, a sole proprietorship, or a C-Corporation? How do you know which business structure is most appropriate? Freeport Business Portal is here to help.
business Name Availability Checker
Have the perfect business name? Use our business name availability tool to see if it’s taken.
Licensing your business is just another piece of the puzzle. The Freeport Business Portal has everything you need to know about the business licensing process.
Where to WorkResources on how and where to have your business located.
Finding a Location for your business
Are you looking for an area with heavy foot-traffic? What about convenience for your potential customers? Use this guide to find the right location for your new business.
building, construction & inspections
If you’re starting from scratch, finding the right builders, construction contractors, and building inspectors to help you along the way is critical. View our extensive network of building professionals to help you build your business from the ground up – literally!
Hiring StaffLearn all about the hiring process – from recruiting talent to filling out your staff. We have all of the resources you need to staff your new business.
Guide to Hiring Employees
When it comes time to hire, you need to make sure that the people you hire are the right fit for your business. Take a look at our new employment guide to learn all about choosing the right people for the job.