Small Business Administration
The Small Business Administration (SBA) primarily provides assistance with business financing, entrepreneurial development, government procurement and advocacy. Free educational and training programs are provided along with a wealth of resources. The organization is an independent agency of the federal government with over 1800 locations around the United States.

National Association for the Self-Employed
Established in 1981, this non-profit organization provides support to small businesses. Annual membership fees are $125 or discounted rates of $99 for veterans and $25 for students. Member benefits includes access to experts, discounts on products and services, insurance programs and scholarships.