How do I download a sample business plan from the library?

Our sample plan library is available through LivePlan, and also through our resource website, From Bplans, you can download any sample plan as a Word document.

  1. Visit
  2. Click on Sample Business Plan Gallery
  3. Find the sample plan you want to download and click on it.
  4. Right click within the text of the plan then a you'll receive a popup that reads, "Don't bother with copy & paste. Get this complete sample business plan as a free text document." 


  5. Click the Download for free button
  6. Complete the form on the right side of the screen and click DOWNLOAD NOW


  7. Your plan will automatically download to the default download location on your computer

If you need to download multiple sample plans, or if the "Don't bother with copy and paste" window has been dismissed, you will need to open a new incognito or private browser tab for each plan that you intend to download. 


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