Starting a Business in Canada

Starting a business can be a challenging and rewarding endeavour. With the right planning, resources, and groundwork you'll enjoy a better chance of success.

Finance Your Business

Find the money and manage your cashflow.

You may have questions when it comes to finding the funds to start a business, including:

For more help with your financing needs, explore our borrowing options here.

Sources of financing

While bank loans are an option, most start-ups fund their own business initially. See if any of the following ideas are right for you:

  • Personal savings may be a cost-effective form of financing.
  • Evaluate your assets and consider if selling or refinancing makes sense for you and your business.
  • Find efficiencies – consider paying yourself a low salary, sublease your space, buy materials on consignment, etc.

Government small business loans and government grants are also a great place to look.

Tools & Calculators

Products and services to help get you started

  • Small Business Bank Accounts

    Discover the benefits of a TD Small Business Bank Account to meet your business needs.

  • Business Credit Cards

    Choose the cash back, travel rewards, or low interest rate credit card that fits your business needs.

  • Receiving & Making Payments

    Keep your cash flow moving successfully and stay on top of things.

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