SBDC offering New Year programs to help local businesses

THATCHER — The Small Business Development Center at Eastern Arizona College announced a pair of programs to start the new year.

QuickBooks Online for Small Business will take place Tuesday through Thursday, Jan. 10-12, from 6-9 p.m., at the Center for Business and Information Technology, Room No. 122, on the Thatcher campus.

The full value of the course is $549, but cost to attend is $149 per person, which includes a manual.

For more information or to register online, go to

The Start Up Smart Seminar will take place Tuesday, Jan. 17, from 6-8 p.m., at the Academic Programs Building, Room No. 118, on the Thatcher campus.

Start-Up Smart will cover all the basics to help aspiring entrepreneurs maximize their success and become a legal business owner. EAC SBDC Director Eric Bejarano will discuss how to take advantage of all resources now and plan for the future.

The seminar is free and to register online go to