First Steps: Starting Your Business

Our First Steps section provides detailed information on important business topics and equips new business owners with the know-how to establish their company’s vision, prepare a business plan, identify a target market and conduct competitive analysis.

If you’re considering a starting a new business, please visit our First Steps section to get started in the right direction. Then call us at (915)532-1000, and one of our friendly lenders can assist you in making your entrepreneurial dreams come true. Or, fill out our easy contact form to receive more information on what WestStar Bank can do for you.

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Questions to Ask Before Starting a Business »

Starting a new business can be exciting. Consider these questions before taking that big step.

Preparing to Borrow for Your Business »

Whether for a start-up or growth phase, most businesses ultimately need to borrow money. Consider these issues as you approach the borrowing process. ...

Developing a Business Plan »

Writing a business plan is a critical part of creating any new business...

Choosing a Checking Account for Your Business »

Having the right checking account can enhance the operations of any business...

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