That's pretty broad question. Well there are plenty of good hubs here that will get you started. also there's myriad of free guitar lessons sites like this one http://www.freeeasyguitar.com My main recommendations is to not waste your money taking private lessons. Any good video lesson course you find on line will be much more worth the money than a private lesson.
Here's another great tip. Scour youtube it is one of the best resourses you will find for free guitar lessons.