October is National Women’s Small Business Month. Did you know that 39 percent of U.S. businesses are owned by women, according to a report by the National Association of Women Business Owners? That said, many female entrepreneurs still face challenges.

So what can you do about it? Learn how to support women-owned businesses (WOBs) — or start one yourself — with this handy video. (Hint: Doing your research, helping fellow entrepreneurs, and investing in WOBs can go a long way.)