SCORE Chattanooga provides free business counseling at its offices in Eastgate Business Center, Monday through Thursday from 9 AM to 1 PM. Over 30 local retired business executives volunteer their time to provide this service. Additionally, SCORE counselors can provide on-site counseling at your place of business.

SCORE counselors can help with many business challenges, including the following: 

  • Startup Assistance

  • Feasibility studies

  • Business plans

  • Business financing

  • Legal structure (Corporation, proprietorship, LLC, etc.)

  • Non Profit Organization
  • Franchises

  • Trademarks, copyrights and patents

  • Marketing

  • Internet Resources
  • Risk management

  • Personnel management

  • Licenses and taxes

All counseling sessions are free and confidential.

Get Live Counseling: Appointments for counseling in person, either in our offices or on-site at your business, can be scheduled by calling the SCORE Chattanooga office at (423) 553-1722, completing the form below or by sending email to .


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