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Where can I find a business plan template for free?


Matthew Camarota Brookfield, CT

Good Evening,

Thank you for offering this to all veterans. This is a huge help! I am sure everyone is thankful for this tool. I am trying to find a business plan template for this possible?

17 August 2015 9 replies Small Business



Richard Ashe Houston, TX

Here you go:

Step by step business plan template that you can work online.


Matthew Camarota Brookfield, CT

Thank you very much for all of your help. I appreciate it!


Paul Holzschuher Lebanon, OH

Hello Mathew, thank you for your service.

This is a link to a business plan outline written by local SCORE counselors
page 3 the Market is the most important, since understanding the market for your product or service is key to success.

I suggest that you contact your local SCORE office for free business counseling on your business plans.
The SCORE location link is



Bill Seabrooke Cumming, GA


I have a model in Microsoft Word that can be adapted/modified for your specific requirements. I can't locate a file upload function at this website, but if you'll send an e-mail to me at I'll respond with to you and include it as an attached file.

Semper Fi,



James Kademan Sun Prairie, WI

I use the app "Idea Growr" to get the basics down. Then proceed from there based on what the plan is for. Is it for you or for a bank? Figure out exactly what info is needed so you do not waste time planning more than doing.


Huet Sampson Philadelphia, PA

Thank you for your service sir. Being a veteran myself, I understand how difficult this all can seem. However, this is an easy one. If you have access to Microsoft Office, you can download a template for just about any written communication you want to produce. Including a business plan. All from Microsoft's website and all for free. Also, I'd like to share with you some words of encouragement which use daily for motivation. Consider the following:

'Defeat may test you; it need not stop you. If at first you don't succeed, try another way. For every obstacle there is a solution. Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. The greatest mistake is giving up.'


martin kelly Wilmington, DE

Hey Matt.

The below is a nice 1,000 foot outline.




Matthew Camarota Brookfield, CT

Thank you Jeff! I appreciate it!


Jeff Pascoe Mount Pleasant, SC

Try the SBA

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