Join the Bench Social community

Here at Bench Social, our goal is simple: empower and connect small business owners. Visit our Facebook community to meet, engage and connect with each other. We share resources on PPP, EIDL, tax season, bookkeeping & more. Or, check out our small business stories and see what other entrepreneurs are up to. It’s all here, in one place.

Let’s build something great together.

Because nobody should have to run a small business alone.

Small Business Resources Community - Powered by Bench

Join our Facebook group, the Small Business Resources Community - Powered by Bench. In this space, we’ll share resources on PPP, EIDL, tax season, and bookkeeping.

The change we want to see starts with our own actions

See how Bench is engaging in the ongoing work of identifying and dismantling systems of racism and discrimination throughout our workplace, and building more just ones.

PPP Loans Small Business Resource Hub

Can’t keep up with the latest PPP loan updates? You’re not alone. For up-to-date info in one place, check out our Resource Hub. It’s chock-full of free guides, articles, and how-tos.

Bookkeeping class is in session

Ready to take a deep dive into a special small business topic? Hit play, and let our curated videos do the work.

Bookkeeping Basics

How to Read a Balance Sheet

Cash Flow Statements 101

Looking for more videos? Check out our YouTube channel for our latest uploads on everything from the Paycheck Protection Program to COVID-19 Support and Resources.

Small business spotlight

Hear from other small business owners, and see where their journey has taken them.

Meet Nguyen

After co-founding GD Bro Burger in 2013 and making an appearance on Food Network's The Great Food Truck Race - Season 6, Nguyen has since gone on to consult for the following startup brands: Pig Pen Delicacy, Wingman Kitchen, Portside Fish Co, & Sweet Combforts.

Meet Maya

Founded in 2015 by Maya Madsen, Maya’s Cookies is quickly becoming America’s #1 Black-owned Gourmet Vegan Cookie Company. Maya’s Cookies is committed to superior customer service and community engagement, with a focus on youth and underserved communities.

Meet Keila

Keila knows what it’s like to drop a steady job for a small business dream. After awhile, she just wasn't fulfilled. Keila wanted more, and found her passion in helping friends and colleagues understand their financial standing, needs, and objectives to build their own businesses.

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Follow along to see more small business stories and share your own experiences. Plus, be the first to access the latest business resources and learn about other Bench updates.


Join thousands of small business owners who trust Bench with their books

See what running a business is like with Bench on your books. Try us for free—we’ll do one month of your bookkeeping and prepare a set of financial statements for you to keep.