Financial Essentials Program Application
The Financial Essentials program is only offered to businesses that are in operation. Start up businesses are not eligible. The business must have at least 6 months of transactional history in order to participate.
Type of Business
Business Mailing Address
Street Address Line 2
State / Province
Postal / Zip Code
Number of Employees
Number of employees paid via payroll
Number of Contractors
Number of contractors/1099 employees
Do you own at least 51% of the business?
If no, please explain your ownership structure.
RTW Xxact Enterprises
Cleveland Neighborhood Progress
City of Cleveland
Please let us know if one of our partners connected you to the program.
Please complete the following information to the best of your ability.
What month and year did you start the business?
Do you have a separate bank account for your business?
Is your business registered with the State of Ohio?
Do you have a separate EIN for your business?
Please select your annual revenue for the most recent prior year or the last 12 months.
$0 - $5,000
$5,001 - $15,000
$15,001 - $30,000
$30,001 - $50,000
$50,001 - $75,000
$75,001 - $100,000
$100,001 - $150,000
Can you commit to the $100 deposit as well as the full program?
How do you currently keep track of your business finances?
For example: QuickBooks, Excel file, Wave Accounting, ZipBooks, etc.
When did you last update the above record keeping?
Within the last 2 weeks
Within the last month
Within the last 3 months
Within the last 6 months
How do you currently accept payments? (check all that apply)
PayPal Merchant Services
What do you most hope to gain while participating in the Financial Essentials program?
Should be Empty: