Starting Your Business

Solutions, Insights & Resources

Explore our useful tips, tools and calculators to help get your small business off the ground.

Apply at a Branch

Apply for a business checking account.

Watch our two free & educational video webcasts presented by Barbara Corcoran as part of our support for Small Businesses.

How to Pitch Your Business     Watch Webcast

Barbara's Success Story           Watch Webcast

As a speaker, Ms. Corcoran brings her frontline experience and infectious energy to each person in the audience. Motivational, inspirational, and sometimes outrageous, her tell-it-like-it-is attitude is a refreshing approach to success.

Watch Barbara Corcoran Webcasts

Business Solutions

From business checking and credit cards to preparing your business to accept all types of payment transactions, PNC has the financial products and services to help your small business succeed.


Business Checking  

Just the basics, anytime. You need checking, but you don’t do a lot of transactions. So you need the basics, plus some real convenience. Get what you need to bank on your terms, day or night.
Learn More »
View All Business Checking Accounts »

Cash Flow Insight℠

Stay in control of your business’s cash flow from the start with our innovative online money management tool.
Learn More»
Try Cash Flow Insight at No Cost for up to 60 Days»


PNC Cash Rewards® Visa Signature®
Business Credit Card

Purchasing power for your business. Automatically earn 1.5% cash back on net purchases and enjoy no limits on the amount of cash back you can earn.
Learn More »
View All Business Credit Cards »

Payment Processing Solutions: Introducing Clover Flex®, The Portable, Powerful POS System

Same payment capabilities & security as a larger Clover device, bundled in an ultra-portable hardware package. At the counter, in line, on the shop floor or on the go, delivers ultimate wireless convenience for your payment & POS needs.
Learn More »
View All Clover POS Solutions »


Starting a business is a big decision and sometimes can become overwhelming. Our insights and tips can help you get some answers and guidance through the process.

Finance 101

Get Smart About These Money Concepts to Keep the Cash Flowing
You don’t have to be a financial whiz to start your own business, but understanding the basics can mean the difference between collecting lots of cash or dealing with a financial crash. Ace these four accounting concepts and you’ll be well on your way to financial stability.

Read Article | View Infographic

Bank, Family or Savings Account 

Who's the Right Lender for You?
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, there are nearly 28 million small businesses in the country – and together they all have a major impact on the health of our economy. In fact, there are more small businesses than medium and large ones. That’s a big deal! Even the smallest businesses need money to get started. So where do you start?

Read Article | View Infographic

Keeping Business and Personal Finances Separate

3 Reasons to Keep Business & Personal Finances Separate
Being your own boss blurs the lines between work and personal life. But when it comes to finances, setting clear boundaries puts you in greater control – and simply makes life easier. Still not convinced? Consider these three main advantages to keeping business and personal finances separate. Then, quickly get yourself to the bank to set it all up.

Read Article | View Infographic

5 Steps to Funding Your Business

Achievement Sessions, Brought to you by PNC Business Banking
Securing the funding your business needs is one of the most important roles of an entrepreneur. Knowing the key steps to take can get you closer to success.

Watch Video »

Tools & Resources

Frequently Asked Questions

It's Easy to Get Started, Request Your Coupon

If you prefer to open your new checking account at a PNC branch, we'll email you an easy to use coupon to redeem when you go in.

All fields required.

Important Legal Disclosures & Information

Cash Flow Insight is a service mark of The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc.

Banking and lending products and services and bank deposit products are provided by PNC Bank, National Association (N.A.), a wholly-owned subsidiary of The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. and Member FDIC.

Visa Signature is a registered trademark of Visa International Service Association and used under license.

All loans and lines of credit subject to credit approval and require automatic payment deduction from a PNC Bank business checking account. Origination and annual fees may apply.

equal housing lender