Financing a Business

County Economic Development / Loans and Assistance

Available Programs:

  • Burlington County Small Business Loan Program
  • Burlington County Route 130 Revolving Loan Fund Program
  • Pooled Lease Purchase and Governmental Loan Financing
  • Grant-writing for economic development-related projects
  • Financing for infrastructure improvements for local communities
  • Professional services for redevelopment and development projects

NJ Labor and Workforce Development Programs

Employer Hiring Incentives:

As an Employer, you can benefit from a wide range of hiring incentives programs designed to pair you with the talent you need while helping Job-Seekers reenter the workforce.

NJ Economic Development Authority/ Financing & Incentives For Small to Mid-Sized Business

They can provide businesses with low-interest financing through bonds, loan participation, loan guarantees and direct loans with a choice of variable or fixed interest rates. The EDA can provide companies with longer repayment schedules than those offered by traditional lenders. Depending on business goal, the EDA may have a financial solution that can work. COVID-19 Recovery solutions are also available.

State of NJ Business Portal

New Jersey is passionate about working with business to help enhance local and state economies. From loan programs to incentive programs, New Jersey is committed to investing in businesses as they invest in the Garden State by making New Jersey their home.

  • Clean & Renewable Energy
  • Culture and Arts Grants
  • Environmental, Geographic & Urban Redevelopment
  • Job Creation & Retention Incentives
  • Manufacturing
  • Non-Profit Organizations
  • Real Estate
  • Small to Mid-Size Businesses
  • Technology & Life Sciences

US Small Business Administration

SBA offers a variety of loan programs for very specific purposes.

  • General Small Business Loans: 7(a)
  • Microloan Program
  • Real Estate & Equipment Loans: CDC/504
  • Disaster Loans
  • Grants
  • Other Financial Assistance

NJ Small Business Development Center

The NJSBDC network of experts helps your business identify potential sources of capital financing for the development and/or expansion of your business with our contacts

  • Tax and Financial Advice, a regular column from CPA Joe Rosenberg
  • Small Business Owners Should Control Customer Credit Carefully
  • The Credit Process: A Guide for Small Business Owners
  • Sources and Types of Funding
  • The First Step
  • What the Lender Will Review
  • Ratio Analysis
  • Resources and How to Use Them
  • Glossary of Financial Terms

Burlington County Library Business Center

Burlington County Library - Resources For Businesses

As part of their Business Gateway, the Burlington County Library provides guides to community, government, and library resources. The library provides access to: The library provides access to:

  • Desperately Seeking Funding: a guide for Non-profit organizations
  • Handbooks for small business financing, available to be checked out
  • Online research tools, such as Small Business Reference Center