• Sign up for Counseling
  • Attend a library or SCORE office seminar
  • Discuss your business situation confidentially

Free small business consultations

SCORE counselors provide free face-to-face, telephone, or email consultations, whichever suits your needs and schedule. Meet our mentors or contact us by e-mail.


Wide variety of business experience to help you!

Our expert counselors offer experience that spans all industries, including the production of goods and provision of services. Here’s a list of the industries and specialties where our mentors have expertise.


We wrote the book on Starting and Managing your Business in New Jersey – literally!

Starting and Managing your own business in New JerseyOur book covers: Getting started, preparing a business plan, capital requirements, how to market your products, how to finance your business and much more! To obtain a copy, send a check for $14 which covers $10 for the book plus $4 for shipping to: Treasurer, SCORE Chapter 15, 2 Gateway Center, 10th Floor, Newark, NJ 07102.