Q. Can I check whether a company is a registered company in the U.S.?
A. Yes. You can find out information about U.S. companies through the following websites:
- Secretary of State department database of the state the company is incorporated. The U.S. States’ Secretaries of State websites can be found at:
- Information on publicly traded companies can be found at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission:
http://www.sec.gov/ (main page)
- U.S. Better Business Bureau is another useful source:
http://www.bbb.org/us/ (home page)
(search for information on businesses)