Call the WISCONSIN BUSINESS ANSWERLINE at (800) 940-7232 or click here to send an email to ANSWERLINE advisors.

Our staff can answer questions related to business planning, business permits or licenses, insurance, obtaining business financing, start-up tips, and more. The service is free.

Business AnswerLine staff are available by phone and email Monday through Thursday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. You may leave a message at other times and will generally receive a call back or return email within one business day.

The Wisconsin Business AnswerLine gives established, new and aspiring business owners access to essential business information at no cost. AnswerLine staff draw from extensive resources and their own business ownership experience to provide timely answers to business questions. They also serve as a quick source of referral to regional SBDC consultants and educational programs statewide.