Intuit has free offerings for small businesses looking to cut start-up costs or just reduce ongoing expenses for a while. See their Small Business United program at http://www.smallbusinessunited.com. They are offering Free QuickBooks Simple Start software, Free payroll services for six months, and a Free website for a year. All of these are useful for any business. They also have some Free offerings related to retail businesses and credit card processing. It’s definitely worth checking out.
Chase is offering $200.00 back when opening a qualifying business checking account before March 28th. You can get the details of the offer and the necessary coupon code here. It looks like you must be in an area with Chase branches. Find out if there is a branch near you here.