Here is a list of 42 sites that offer free online resources and samples.  

ClickBook offers free online appointment scheduling

Use Doodle to send out a quick poll with available date and time options.

Evernote – Virtual to-do list

Google Calendar – Online calendar

RescueTime – Time tracker

Todoist – Task manager

Toggl – Time tracking app, free for up to 5 users

Thirty Handmade Days – Downloadable budget binder

Travel Mamas – Packing lists

H&R Block – Free tax preparation checklist and free online tax filing for 1040EZ, 1040A, and 1040 with Schedule A

Intuit QuickBooks – Free 30-day trial

Airtable.com – Free spreadsheet and data table management tool

FreedCamp – Free project management tool

Trello – Online collaboration and management tool

Wrike – Task and project management tool

EZ Texting – 250 free SMS marketing messages per month

MailChimp – Free email marketing for up to 2,000 contacts  

Survey Monkey – Gather feedback, collect data, and analyze survey results

Cute PDF – PDF conversion tool

GoogleDocs – Word processing, spreadsheets, forms, slides, and more

OpenOffice – Word processing, spreadsheets, multimedia presentations, and more

PrimoPDF – Create PDFs for free

Launch a funding campaign with Kickstarter: a crowdfunding platform that helps you recruit micro-donors for your business (free to signup).

Docracy offers a variety of open source (FREE) legal resources from employment contracts to basic service agreements. It is also important to have your documents reviewed by a professional as soon as you can afford it. Docracy also offers free digital signing of legal documents.

YouCanBook.me is great for quick and easy client scheduling. Standard Scheduling is Free with their branding.

Use Dropbox to share files between employees and collaborate on documents from multiple devices. 1st GB of data is free

For a comprehensive list of graphics, visit: 72+ FREE Stock Photo Graphics Sites

SBA The Small Business Association has a Create Your Business Plan. There you will find information about writing business plans, tips for entrepreneurs, and trustworthy information about how to finance your business, and more.

Local SBDC – Small Business Development Center Offers a variety of tools for business owners.  To find the SBA’s list of small business development centers by state, go here.

SCORE – Business planning, financial, marketing, and management templates email.

Navarro College Small Business Development Center has a free business startup planner questionnaire designed to help you put your ideas into words.

ShopKeep Small Business 101 Small Business 101 is dedicated to planning and executing a new small business launch. 

Business USA’s Start a Business wizard is an online tool that asks you a variety of questions, such as whether you’ve invented something, plan on opening a restaurant, or will be purchasing an existing business. Based on your answers, the wizard prepares an action plan with steps to take and local resources based on your ZIP code.

Entrepreneur’s Business Plans Forms and Templates page is loaded with business plan guidelines, checklists, templates, and models. 

The U.S. Small Business Administration website is filled with information for entrepreneurs whether you’re just starting out or a seasoned business owner you will find what you need: information on grants and loans and working with the government or how to capture local engagement. 

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Discover the very best freebies and samples from around the internet.  https://getitfree.us/category/freebies/  

Free 3-Month Trial of SiriusXM Radio

Free 6-Month Subscription to Amazon Prime for Students

Free Scoop of Baskin Robbins Ice Cream with App Download

Free Children’s Kindle Book

Free Kindness and Thank You Cards from Gift of Kindness