Larry Baker and Charlie Tribbett

Larry Baker and Charlie Tribbett

Co-founders of Bolstr

Larry Baker and Charlie Tribbett are the co-founders of Bolstr, a marketplace where emerging consumer, retail and manufacturing businesses can raise funding for expansion from real investors.

Why Equity Funding May Not Be the Best Loan Choice for Your Small Business
Small Business Financing

Why Equity Funding May Not Be the Best Loan Choice for Your Small Business

Four questions to ask to ensure you're going after the right type of loan.
Seeking Capital Online Instead of From a Bank May Be Your Startup's Best Option
Finance

Seeking Capital Online Instead of From a Bank May Be Your Startup's Best Option

Faster loan decisions and better terms are some of the reasons why.
Getting Your Small Business to Scale Like a Tech Startup
Growing a Business

Getting Your Small Business to Scale Like a Tech Startup

With small businesses starting to think more like tech startups in terms of innovation and growth, here are a few tips to help companies get started down that path.
New SEC Rules: Added Opportunities, Added Risks
Finance

New SEC Rules: Added Opportunities, Added Risks

With the new fundraising rules going into effect next week, here are a few key features and tips to keep in mind.
Kickstarter's Rising Competition: Crowdfunding Alternatives to Donation-Based Sites
Finance

Kickstarter's Rising Competition: Crowdfunding Alternatives to Donation-Based Sites

The JOBS Act may soon go into effect, but young entrepreneurs don't need to wait to look for investors in the crowd.
4 Things Young Entrepreneurs Need to Know About the JOBS Act
Starting a Business

4 Things Young Entrepreneurs Need to Know About the JOBS Act

When it comes to landing startup capital, crowdfunding can be a young entrepreneur's best friend. Given the new crowdfudning law, though, here are a few changes that'll pay to know sooner than later.