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To preserve equity, fight for a higher valuation rather than paring back much-needed cash.
When entrepreneurs opt for this type of investment, they run the risk of losing control.
A new study also found that female- and minority-owned ventures are far less likely to be in good financial health than their male-owned, non-minority counterparts.
Financing growth from sales is tough but the reality is very few companies receive the venture-capital funding seemingly everyone believes is indispensable.
The government is sitting on a proposed bill that will open up new sources of financing for entrepreneurs everywhere.
Mark Twain noted few souls are saved after the first 10 minutes of the sermon. Your pitch has, maybe, half that time.
Stave off unnecessary data loss at your company resulting from errors made by your own staff.
A new breed of online, nonbank lenders is using innovative technology, alternative data and fresh credit models to offer financing to modest companies.
Entrepreneurs may be excited to start a new endeavor but if this area is in shambles, they are going to have a difficult time running their startup.
Two years after President Obama signed the act into law, we lay out the good and the bad.
Here's a statistical breakdown of all of the completed campaigns on Indiegogo and Kickstarter as of early August.
Public companies have much to gain from the power of video to showcase their executives and their message.
This latest round of funding values The Honest Company, a maker of eco-friendly family and baby products, at close to $1 billion.
Both methods have advantages and drawbacks, and could determine how you file your taxes.
Often entrepreneurs don't have the core competencies to understand accounting, which could result in a startup failing. Here is how an entrepreneur should approach hiring an accountant or outsourcing her financial tasks to ensure success.
Meticulous planning and plenty of hard work are the keys to crowdfunding the capital you need to launch.
This startup has entered an elite and growing group that has raised seven figures on the popular crowdfunding site.
Raising capital is perhaps the most difficult challenge any entrepreneur faces in starting a business. Here are a few tips to make it less daunting.
Its your responsibility to translate your message into values and priorities that the intended receiver can readily relate to.
"People don't get rich by tip-toeing in with $100 investments all over the place."
There is nothing like a few meetings with insincere, boastful investors to encourage your embrace of the lean startup strategy.
Invisaband, a mosquito repellent band that lasts for 120 hours, is seeking to raise $10,000 on crowdfunding platform Indiegogo.
Before you ask anyone for money, do research into your market segment with these six free to inexpensive resources.
An investor's preview of the companies that have caught his eye at the Californian accelerator's summer event.
Traditionally a field dominated by technology and biotechnology, venture investors have developed an appetite for food.
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