If you are planning to start a business or you are a small business owner with a challenge, SCORE counseling may benefit you. You can meet face-to-face with a business veteran who offers you free and valuable business advice. Or, you can choose to be mentored by e-mail or phone.  Your counselor will assist you with starting up a new business or further developing and improving an existing business. Counseling may continue for as long as you need it in order to achieve your goals. 

With over 60 counselors and 6 different offices, St. Louis SCORE can meet your counseling needs wherever you may be located.  Try us out and join over 100,000 clients who are glad they did!

Meet Face to Face

St. Louis SCORE counselors are eager to meet with you to discuss your ideas for a new business or to discuss your existing business goals and objectives.  Counselors are experts in such areas as accounting, finance, marketing, sales, technology, management and business plan preparation.

Request a Business Scan

A St. Louis SCORE Business Scan is a team-based, in-depth analysis of an existing business to identify opportunities and make recommendations for improving bottom line performance.  Use a business scan to help your company identify key actions to help strengthen your business.


Find An Email Mentor

"You can search for SCORE email mentors by Area of Business, Industry or skill and then browse their profiles by to find the one that's right for your business."

Browse our mentors profile and choose one thats right for you.