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Tips and Tools For Starting a Business

At these sessions, you will be given tools to help you with the fundamentals of starting a small business. Topics include: 

  • Checklist for going into business
  • feasibility checklist for starting a small business
  • forms of business organization
  • legal issues in starting a business
  • market research for your business
  • buying a business
  • business start up list
  • business services in the Rainy River District
  • introduction to intellectual property
  • helpful websites
  • community profiles for the Rainy River District
  • RRFDC and other programs
  • THE BUSINESS PLAN (simplified)
  • and much more


For more information, about RRFDC Loan Applications, please contact our Business Investment Manager, Angela Halvorsen.

Angela Halvorsen
Business Investment Manager

Phone: 807-274-3276


Additional Information

Canada Business Ontario

Canada Business Network