Startup Financing

An Investment for Healthy Living
Venture and Angel Investors

An Investment for Healthy Living

A social network that promotes healthier living through group support and motivation attracts a $5 million VC investment.
Selling Equity: A High-Stakes Game
Venture and Angel Investors

Selling Equity: A High-Stakes Game

Sidestepping the traps of equity fund-raising
The Four Things VCs Look for In a Startup
Venture and Angel Investors

The Four Things VCs Look for In a Startup

They're easy to remember: management, market, money and, above all else, momentum.
SBA Loans: A Primer
Startup Financing

SBA Loans: A Primer

The SBA offers a variety of loan programs to fit every stage of business development.
The Four Keys to Raising Capital
Startup Financing

The Four Keys to Raising Capital

Address these four points clearly and confidently, and your investors are likely to buy in.
Self-Financing Your Startup
Self-Financing Your Startup

Self-Financing Your Startup

Explore these potential sources of capital for financing your business.
School of Investment
Venture and Angel Investors

School of Investment

Student-run venture funds offer startups a financing alternative, but they may not be the place to seek guidance and connections.
The Rise of the Virtual Classroom
Startup Financing

The Rise of the Virtual Classroom

Three Washington University alumni create a social-media platform for online educational resources and learn how to attract investor interest.
What the Banker Found
Bank and Other Loans

What the Banker Found

Keep meticulous financial records from Day One, or pay the price later.
What You Need to Know About the Small-Business Bill
Startup Financing

What You Need to Know About the Small-Business Bill

The Small Business Jobs Act is expected to finally pass this week, but what will it really do to help entrepreneurs?
The World of Crowd Funding
Startup Financing

The World of Crowd Funding

What if total strangers gave you money to start a business and didn't even ask to be paid back? At IndieGoGo.com, they just might.
Tapping City-based Capital Coffers
Startup Financing

Tapping City-based Capital Coffers

New York and other cities are launching their own venture funds. Are they good for your business?
Getting Started With Angel Investing
Angel Investors

Getting Started With Angel Investing

The large influx of cash can help launch your business, just make sure you can stay in the driver’s seat.
The Ins and Outs of IPOs
Financing

The Ins and Outs of IPOs

An Initial Public Offering includes advantages and disadvantages on a grand scale.
Best Practices for Landing Impact Investment
Startup Financing

Best Practices for Landing Impact Investment

The money is out there for social entrepreneurs. Here's how to get it.
Startup Financing

4 Tips for Raising Funds in a Harsh Environment

Lessons from an entrepreneur who raised $6.25 million in venture capital funding
The Unreasonable Institute
Startup Financing

The Unreasonable Institute

A fast-track program aims to give altruistic entrepreneurs skills and funding to effect large-scale change.
Should You Tap Your 401(k) to Start Your Business?
Self-Financing Your Startup

Should You Tap Your 401(k) to Start Your Business?

Thousands of Americans are using retirement savings to start new businesses. Some thrive, others founder. Is the gamble worth it?
Startup Financing

How to Finance a Business Acquisition

Tips for increasing your viability as a loan candidate and lending sources you may not have considered
Startup Financing

A Cash Flow for All Seasons

How to finance your future
The New Blueprint for Successful VC Funding
Venture and Angel Investors

The New Blueprint for Successful VC Funding

Why a great business idea is only the beginning
You Violated a Loan Covenant. Now What?
Bank and Other Loans

You Violated a Loan Covenant. Now What?

A prompt and proper response can get you out of this difficult circumstance.
Startup Financing

Investment Without Injury

VC investors should know when to limit their involvement--and entrepreneurs should stand firm on where to draw the line.
Startup Financing

The $48,000 Question

Where, exactly, do startups get their money? The answer may surprise you.
Startup Financing

Make Your VC Presentation Shine

You only get one chance to make a good impression. These tips will give you a better shot at success.
Startup Financing

Document Your Successes

Highlight previous success to make yourself a better candidate for a loan.
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