Raising capital is very important to your small business. This section will serve as your go-to resource for everything related to raising capital - what is a VC and do you need one, how to approach a VC firm, things you need to know before approaching a VC, what are angel investors, how to write a business plan etc.

We all know that raising capital to finance a business is one of the most difficult tasks ever when it comes to running a business. Below are powerful alternative crowdfunding platforms for young entrepreneurs to raise capital to finance a startup.... Read More

Getting an SMB Loan Without Collateral

Getting an SMB Loan Without Collateral Avatar Posted by fundera under Raising Capital
From https://www.fundera.com 19 days ago
Made Hot by: maestro68 on August 10, 2016 12:36 pm
Owning a small business is risky enough without putting valuable assets, like your home, on the line as collateral for a business loan. But is there any way to get a small business loan without pledging collateral? We'll walk you through it.

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Crowdfunding has become one of the most popular methods to fund a startup, or for companies seeking growth funds to get to their next stage of development. Read More
Business, today, is not what used to be. When I start working there were no widespread internet infrastructures and its main purpose is to facilitate the communication between distance business parties. The advance of technology and the practices developed upon the web’s infrastructure changed all Read More

5 Hidden Revenue Sources for Your Small Business

5 Hidden Revenue Sources for Your Small Business Avatar Posted by popularpicks under Raising Capital
From https://www.credibly.com 82 days ago
Made Hot by: blogexpert on June 7, 2016 12:20 pm
Having enough cash can be a tough thing to stay on top of. There's nothing worse than running a successful small business that's growing, and still not having the funds needed to reinvest in the infrastructure and employees that you require. Read More

Two Angel Investment Philosophies Defined

Two Angel Investment Philosophies Defined Avatar Posted by lyceum under Raising Capital
From http://smallbiztrends.com 91 days ago
Made Hot by: Copysugar on May 29, 2016 6:58 pm
Sophisticated investors in high potential start-up companies generally take one of two approaches to angel investing, which I call “power ball” and “money ball”. Either of these approaches can yield high financial returns, but their success requires angels to stick to the rules of the game they are Read More

Top Three Things To Look For As An Angel Investor

Top Three Things To Look For As An Angel Investor Avatar Posted by lyceum under Raising Capital
From http://smallbiztrends.com 132 days ago
Made Hot by: DigiTechBlog on April 18, 2016 1:31 pm
Today, I am starting a new column here at Small Business Trends. In addition to my regular weekly articles that focus on data-driven discussions of entrepreneurship, I am going to cover my experience as an angel investor in two new monthly columns. Below, we will focus on the top three things that Read More

How Equity Crowdfunding Could Change Start-Up

How Equity Crowdfunding Could Change Start-Up Avatar Posted by jondyer under Raising Capital
From http://dyernews.com 153 days ago
Made Hot by: sundaydriver on March 27, 2016 11:39 am
After years of delays the gates to equity crowdfunding are finally opening. So what will these changes mean for startups looking to raise capital? Read More

Financing your Home Business growth

Financing your Home Business growth Avatar Posted by tonyp21 under Raising Capital
From http://www.tonypaullconsulting.com 155 days ago
Made Hot by: Digitaladvert on March 25, 2016 2:11 pm
Finding finance to grow your home business can be a complicated process particularly as many home business owners lack trading history or have limited assets with which to secure loans. Read More
Here are 11 tips from the Young Entrepreneur Council that will help you attract the eye of an angel investor or a VC, and make your business a more appealing investment.
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