Award money can help finance your start-up, but be careful in taking its availability for granted.
Learn how to safeguard your business without alienating legitimate customers.
Before you choose this risky method of financing, use this checklist to determine if it'll work.
From increased security to reduced bank charges, the benefits are numerous.
You have no assets. You have no receivables. How do you get financing? Make purchase orders your entry-level collateral.
Clearing the confusion about where and how to get your very own tax ID number
VC money for startups is scarce, but here's one group that hopes to change that.
The realities of tapping into life insurance, CDs, mortgages, IRAs and 401(k)s
Trust corporations to know when the VC game is ready for new players.
Bank Loans and Microloans
7 knock-'em-dead strategies to use when negotiating with hard-nosed commercial bankers
When is the best time to raise money? Answer these vital questions to find out.
Our startup expert explains how to work with one of the new professionals in your business life.
Forget what you think you know about getting start-up or expansion capital. Here's what investors are looking for.
Need a quick cash infusion? A factoring service can help you out.
At the end of your rope for ways to finance your business's growth? Forget the usual suspects and try the last place you'd think of.
You need to keep this figure as low as possible. But do you know how to calculate the breakeven point when you sell multiple products?
Even if you only have a concept--and not a full-fledged business-- you may still be able to get funding at this stage.
Like every other technology under the sun, payment processing is going wireless. But is it a good investment for your business?
Let an accountant handle your complex finances so you can concentrate on building your business.
More entrepreneurs are now choosing to sell private stock offerings. And in saying no to IPOs, they're reaping the benefits.
Even when the financial arena is dealing nothing but bum hands, angel investors can be the wild card that puts you on top.
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