1. The U.S. Small Business Administration (Provides financial, technical and management assistance to entrepreneurs) 2. SCORE (Provides one on one counseling services to help small businesses with their operational issues). 3. US Patent & Trademark Office (To file your patent and trademarks for your business). 4. US Copyright Office (To file your copyrights). 5. US Department of Commerce. 6. USAID Are You a Woman Business Owner?