Business Ownership

vob-badge2If you are a veteran or service-disabled veteran, the following links and resources will help you incubate your idea, leading to the creation and growth of your veteran-owned small business. From writing the business plan to finding funding, through opening the doors, these can help foster brave new concepts as veterans become small business owners.



Veteran Entrepreneur Portal

Here you’ll find information for Veteran-Owned (VOSB), Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned (SDVOSB), and Small Businesses.

Vet-Biz Verification

DVA has developed a Verification Assistance Program to help Veterans understand the verification policy and process.  The goal of the program is to reduce the risk of denial due to lack of understanding and misinterpretation of the regulation.

How to Start a Business

If you’re starting a small business, the Small Business Administration’s (SBA) is an invaluable resource.

Small Business Funding

The Small Business Administration (SBA) is the agency that has been tasked with small businesses financing, for which they have several loan programs established.

Franchising Opportunities

Franchising can provide an ideal career path for returning veterans to become leaders in our civilian economy through the creation of small businesses.

Business Resource Partners

The following Small Business Resource Partners are available to assist you with your small business and entrepreneurship needs.