Financing Your Business

100SCEC has compiled a PDF guide of the  Public Sources of Commercial Financing & Technical Assistance for Washington County Businesses. You can also browse our links to sources of financing and helpful financing calculators.

Sources of Financing  — Searchable database of commercial funding sources; FAQs, how to guides, and do-it-yourself workbooks are also available.

Finance Authority of Maine: Business Assistance — Financing options and assistance for Maine-based businesses.

Maine Small Business Development Centers — Info, guides and sources of financing a small business in Maine. Maine SBDC also provides technical assistance and counseling to area businesses.

SBA: Loan Programs — A guide to financing your new or existing business.

USDA Rural Development Business & Energy Programs — A listing of programs for Maine-based businesses through the state’s division of USDA Rural Development.

Financial Planning Tools

Business and financial calculators can help position you for success, whether you’re looking to get a handle on your company’s finances, grow your business or understand your bottom line.

These calculators are no substitute for sound, financial planning and should not be taken as such. For a full description of each (including limits and restrictions) please click on the desired link.