Welcome to the National Small Business Association! You’ve joined NSBA’s network of more than 65,000 small-business owners across the country who are fighting for an economic environment that allows small businesses to operate at a profit. We are committed to reducing and reforming taxes, cutting regulations, ensuring small businesses can access affordable capital, ending our country’s lawsuit madness, restraining the growth in new federal spending,and ensuring small business a seat at the table among policy leaders in Washington, D.C.

Our highly-respected reporting will keep you informed about what’s happening in Washington and how it will affect your business. You will receive our Weekly Advocate e-newsletter, a publication that includes resources and articles on the latest legislation and government regulations that affect your profitability.

It also includes valuable resources from our various partners and announcements of upcoming small business events.

In addition, you will receive Action Alerts via e-mail to let you know when congressional activity needs your special attention. You’ll be briefed on the issue and provided actions you can take. We also have a multitude of widely-cited surveys and reports with data on key small-business issues ranging from taxes and  health care to the U.S. economy and exporting.

Besides protecting your business through advocacy, as an NSBA member you also can add valuable dollars to your bottom line with NSBA discounts on products and services designed with you in mind. NSBA members receive discounts on insurance products, office equipment, overnight delivery services and more.

To get the most current updates on small-business issues, join NSBA’s social media sites: LinkedIn, Facebook.com/NSBAAdvocate, and Twitter.com/NSBAAdvocate. For more information on this and our other member benefits, please visit NSBA.biz.

In the next several weeks you will be receiving a new member packet in the mail that will contain a certificate of membership including a unique ID number for your company, information on our association and the benefits we provide our members.

I want to personally thank you for joining the National Small Business Association. With your support and the support of thousands of other small business owners, we can make a difference here in Washington, D.C.


Todd McCracken, President