Could crowdfunding be a viable source of financing for your small business? It's becoming a more popular choice as regulations lighten up. Read More

New Rules Make SBA Loans Easier to Obtain

New Rules Make SBA Loans Easier to Obtain Avatar Posted by smpayton under Raising Capital
From 324 days ago
Made Hot by: justretweet on June 6, 2014 7:38 pm
Thanks to some new regulations from the SBA, it may be a little easier to apply for and secure a business loan. Read More

Use Private Equity Funds to Grow Your Business

Use Private Equity Funds to Grow Your Business Avatar Posted by tiffanycwright under Raising Capital
From 324 days ago
Made Hot by: JoshRed on June 6, 2014 7:35 pm
Per the Private Equity Growth Council, in 2013 there were 2,797 private equity firms in the U.S., a large increase since 2000. How do you access these funds? Read More
Small savings can often lead to large differences in the bottom line of any business, which is why so many business owners consistently look for creative ways to save money. Check out these 5 tips for ways to save money that you may not have tried yet. Read More
Crowdfunding is an excellent way for small businesses to raise capital! This new style of raising capital allows you to spread awareness of your business, service, or product. Marketing on twitter is crucial to your campaign's success. Here are 7 tips to market your campaign effectively on Twitter! Read More

How Interviews Boost Crowdfunding Marketing!

How Interviews Boost Crowdfunding Marketing! Avatar Posted by sjekic under Raising Capital
From 330 days ago
Made Hot by: AmyJordan on May 29, 2014 5:17 pm
Interviews can reveal how much a project means to its creator, where the person found the idea, as well as a project’s big vision. Sometimes, when crowdfunding a single goal, supporters miss that “bigger picture.” Exposing these elements improves crowdfunding promotion, yes, but it also reveals the Read More
Consider anybody within your online network as a potential investor. The best way to get your network involved is through varies social media pages and SMS messaging. If you have their phone number shoot off a text message or even pick up the phone and make some calls (some people still do this) te Read More

Crowdfunding Promotion Tactics

Crowdfunding Promotion Tactics Avatar Posted by sjekic under Raising Capital
From 330 days ago
Made Hot by: bloggerpalooza on May 27, 2014 7:27 am
Crowdfunding Promotion Tactics 101!
You can start as many Kickstarter campaigns as you please. However, if you do not let people know about them there is a slim chance that your goal will be met. Your campaign has to be active, so the chances of it being funded increase. Therefore, today we are go Read More
As much as equity crowdfunding stems from the rewards model, the purpose and approach of each differ greatly. For one, rewards-based crowdfunding primarily develops a concept or product, whereas equity projects need to have already gained traction in order to entice investors. Read More
Here at PayProTec, we often talk about credit cards as ways for your small or medium business to accept payments. But that’s not the only way your business can benefit from credit cards—they can also be used as a way to pay business expenses, or even as a form of startup capital. Read More

Three Key Voluntary Policies for Women

Today 4 in 10 women are the sole or primary breadwinners for their families,¹ and they do more than twice the amount …

Carolyn Higgins: From Layoff to Living the Dream

We've all heard people say that losing a particular job may have been the best thing that ever happened to … More
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