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Providing free advice to businesses on Long Island

A resource partner of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)

We have over 40 successful retired executives on Long Island who volunteer to help pocketoption uk small businesses start and succeed – we do it to give back to the community.  Our services are free and confidential.

One on one business advice – Our retired executives will meet with you individually to help you with your questions on just about anything associated with starting or running a business.  Common issues include legal entities, financing, business plans and marketing.  But many of our clients just like to have somebody impartial to bounce ideas off of.
We have counselors in Hempstead, Hauppauge, Patchogue, Brookhaven, Riverhead, Southampton, Hampton Bays & Shirley. Free Counseling and AdviceClick here for locations and phone numbers to make an appointment.  Or register online

Workshops – Free at libraries on Long Island.     Sign up or just show up for courses on business basics, writing business plans or marketing for small businesses.  These courses are geared for both existing businesses and people thinking about starting one.  Click here for the our Workshop calendarand course descriptions.

Email counseling – If you have a specific question or issue that you want to run by one of our counselors, you can just “Ask SCORE”


SCORE counselors include people who have started and grown their own businesses, bankers, accountants and corporate executives – almost all on Long Island.  This is their way of giving back to the community.  Click here for profiles of some of our counselors.

Free Advice to Long Island Businesses - face to face, workshops, on the phone and by email



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With sponsorship support from the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation