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A basic guide to exporting : the official government resource for small and medium-sized businesses. U.S. Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration. 10th ed. 2011
LC Call Number: HF1416.5 .B37 2011b
LC Catalog Record: 2011015795
The latest edition is available online for downloading by chapters from Export.gov

Export.gov U.S. Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration
http://export.gov/

Provides resources from various U.S. government agencies to assist American businesses in planning their export strategies. Export finance page provides information about government programs on financing, insurance and grants.

Financing Small Business Enterprises: Sources of Information

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Exporting. Small Business Administration
http://www.sba.gov/category/navigation-structure/.../exporting-importing

SBA page on exporting that covers various aspects of exporting by small businesses.

Export Loans. Small Business Administration
http://www.sba.gov/category/navigation-structure/.../export-loans

Provides information on a number of loan programs by Small Business Administration specifically designed to help develop or expand trade and export activities.

Export Programs. Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) USDA
http://www.fas.usda.gov/programs/search?f[0]=field_topics%3A43

Information on export credit guarantee programs for commercial financing of U.S. agricultural exports administered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

Exporting. Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) USDA
http://www.fas.usda.gov/topics/exporting

Provides resources, products, and services to help U.S. companies explore international sales.

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Financing for Buying a Business

Entrepreneurial finance Philip J. Adelman, DeVry University, Alan M. Marks, DeVry University.Upper Saddle River : Pearson, 2013.
LC Call Number: HG4027.7 .A338 2013
LC Catalog Record: 2012050973

Burk, James E. and Richard P. Lehmann. Financing your Small Business. Napervill, IL: Sphinx Pub. c2006. 289p.
LC Call Number: HG4027.7 .B8552 2006
LC Catalog Record: 2005030168
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Fullen, Sharon L. How to get the Financing for your New Small Business: Innovative Solutions from the Experts who do it Every Day. Ocala, FL: Atlantic Pub. Group. c2006. 311p.
LC Call Number: HG4027.7 .F85 2006
LC Catalog Record: 205033189
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Green, Charles. Get Financing Now: How to Navigate through Bankers, Investors, and Alternative Sources for the Capital your Business Needs. New York: McGraw-Hill. c2012. 308p.
LC Call Number: HG4027.7 .G737 2012 LC Control Number: 2011033383 LC Catalog Record:http://lccn.loc.gov/2011033383

Klueger, Robert F. Buying & selling a business : a step-by-step guide. Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, c2004.
LC Call Number: HD1393.25 .K58 2004
LC Catalog Record: 2004048346

McKeever, Mike P. How to Write a Business Plan. Berkeley, CA: Nolo. c2010. 273p.
LC Call Number: HD30.28 .M3839 2010
LC Catalog Record: 2010021162

Miller, Scott D. Buyouts : success for owners, management, PEGs, families, ESOPs, and mergers and acquisitions. Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley, c2012.
LC Call Number: HG4028.M4 .B896 2012
LC Catalog Record: 2012012434

O'Berry, Denise. Small Business Cash Flow: Strategies for Making your Business a Financial Success. Hoboken, N.J.: J. Wiley & Sons. c2007. 205p.
LC Call Number: HG4027.7 .O24 2007
LC Catalog Record: 2006011036
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Financial Management

Adelman, Philip J. and Alan M. Marks. Entrepreneurial finance. DeVry University. 6th ed. Upper Saddle River : Pearson, 2013.
LC Call Number: HG4027.7 .A338 2013
LC Catalog Record: 2012050973
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Tuller, Lawrence W. Finance for non-financial managers and small business owners. 2nd ed. Avon, Mass. : Adams Business, c2008.
LC Call Number: HG4027.7 .T849 2008
LC Catalog Record: 2007015788 Bangs, David. A crash course on financial statements. [Irvine, Calif.] : Entrepreneur Press, c2010. LC Call Number: HG4027.7 .B3477 2010 LC Catalog Record: 2010010242
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Frodsham, David and Heinrich Liechtenstein. Getting Between the Balance Sheets : The Four Things Every Entrepreneur Should Know About Finance. Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hamsphire : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.
LC Call Number: HG4027.6 .F76 2011
LC Catalog Record: 2010042411
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HBR guide to finance basics for managers. Boston, Mass. : Harvard Business Review Press, c2012.
LC Call Number: HG4026 .H435 2012
LC Catalog Record: 2012026162

Marsh, Clive. Financial management for non-financial managers. London ; Philadelphia, PA : Kogan Page, 2012.
LC Call Number: HG4026 .M3647 2012
LC Catalog Record: 2011043164
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Tracy, Tage C. and John A. Tracy. Cash flow for dummies. Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, c2012.
LC Call Number: HF5681.C28 T73 2012
LC Catalog Record: 2011939639
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Managing business: Finances & Accounting. Small Business Administration
http://www.sba.gov/category/.../managing-business-finances-accountin

Articles on managing various types of financial transactions such as cash, checks, credit cards and online payments.

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Avoiding Scams

Durst, Christine and Michael Haaren. Work at Home Now: The No-Nonsense Guide to Finding your Perfect Home-Based Job, Avoiding Scams, and Making a Great Living. Franklin Lakes, N.J.: Career Press. c2010. 288p.
LC Call Number: HD2336.35.U6 D87
LC Catalog Record: 2009036389

Munton, James and Jelita McLeod. The Con: How Scams Work, Why You're Vulnerable, and How to Protect Yourself. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield. c2011. 211p.
LC Call Number: HV6691 .M86
LC Catalog Record: 2011008097

Weisman, Steve. The Truth About Avoiding Scams. Upper Saddle River, N.J.: FT Press. c2008. 210p.
LC Call Number: HV6691 .W43 2008
LC Catalog Record: 2007029594
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Bureau of Consumer Protection. Federal Trade Commission
http://www.ftc.gov/about-ftc/bureaus-offices/bureau-consumer-protection/about-bureau-consumer-protection

Business Center. Bureau of Consumer Protection. Federal Trade Commission
http://business.ftc.gov/

Government Grant Scams SBA Community Blog
http://www.sba.gov/community/.../government-grant-scams

Scam Alert: Targeting Small Business USA.gov
http://www.usa.gov/topics/consumer/scams-fraud/business/small-business-scams.shtml

Common Small-Business Scams Entrepreneur.com
http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/173648 External Link

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