The process of financing your small business will take time, good planning, decision-making, and even your money! Join us for this two-part series, "Gear Up for Financing", as we show you what is needed to prepare for financing, what steps to take, and what financing options are available to your small business. Session one, “What Do I Need to Prepare?” will help you evaluate: - What knowledge you’ll need - Decisions to consider - How timing and fit of loan to use come into play Whether you’re a new entrepreneur or an experienced business owner, planning for success should start early, and applying for capital requires documentation, often including financial projections and a business plan, and more. This session will also supply some insight into best practices on the financial side of your business and how the SBDC can help you. Start-up and existing small business owners are welcome! “What Do I Need to Prepare?” is the first in the two-part series, "Gear Up for Financing". Register for part two, “What Are My Funding Options?” here: https://pasbdc.ecenterdirect.com/events/31182 This webinar is provided at no cost, but registration is required at https://pasbdc.ecenterdirect.com/events/31181.