Social networking sites offer entrepreneurs a chance to connect with investors, potential partners and customers.
New tax laws require a new look at deferred compensation plans.
Looking for capital? Consider looking abroad. International investors can provide funding--and much more.
Think venture capital is only for the high-tech crowd? Think again. Your low-tech company might be just what VCs are looking for.
You're risking your retirement, but if you believe in your startup you can fund it with your 401(k).
When it comes to pitching your company to potential investors, this venture capital straight-shooter offers seven wise suggestions.
You probably don't have a clue what it really costs to raise the capital you need to fund your business. This expert spells it out for you.
Practical advice on when and how to pitch private investors for your business
Minimize the costs of new stock-option expensing rules.
Short on capital? If you've got a proven plan for converting inventory into cash, inventory financing could be the option for you.
A new tax law may let family businesses keep more money in the bank.
New IRS guidelines make things a little easier on your home office by allowing you to defer capital gains after a move.
Should you pull out the plastic to finance your startup? First, hear what 3 entrepreneurs who did it have to say.
If you're having trouble getting investors, maybe a professional capital finder is your best fundraising option.
Follow this practical guide to determine the type of risks your private investors can handle, so you know just how to pitch them.
U.S. manufacturers and producers get a break under a new tax law.
When risks are high and cash needs are immediate, a convertible bridge note provides a solution everyone can live with.
Make filing your taxes next year a breeze with smart advice from a tax-planning pro.
In the race to raise money, don't forget you also have a business to run. It may just pay to hire an expert intermediary to help you secure growth capital.
Follow these suggestions for negotiating with employees, investors and suppliers when your business has no revenue.
Bank Loans and Microloans
Don't make assumptions about a bank's lending methods based on size alone--here's how to find the bank that can help you cash in.
Keep your taxes in check in spite of fast growth.
Incentive trusts can get your heirs to jump through hoops for your money, but is one right for your family? Weigh the pros and cons.
Scared of numbers? With these accounting tips, you won't be.
Payments & Collections
Learn why it's important to establish a business credit report separate from your personal credit and just how to do it.
Follow these 9 guidelines to make sure your tax records are always up to snuff.
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