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4 Tips to Use Crowdfunding to Make Startup Dreams a Reality
Crowdfunding

4 Tips to Use Crowdfunding to Make Startup Dreams a Reality

Like any fundraising campaign, using these platforms requires much thought and effort.
Zach Cutler
The 3 Ingredients You Need to Impress a VC
Venture Capital

The 3 Ingredients You Need to Impress a VC

Are you likable? That's a deal-breaker with some venture capitalists. But there's more.
Brandon Tidwell
Jack Ma, China's Richest Man, Says He Was Happier When He Wasn't a Billionaire
Jack Ma

Jack Ma, China's Richest Man, Says He Was Happier When He Wasn't a Billionaire

Having droves of money comes with lots of pressure.
Lisa Eadicicco
Latest Investment Values Spotify at $8.2 Billion
Valuations

Latest Investment Values Spotify at $8.2 Billion

The music-streaming company gets another $115 million for a batch of newly issued shares.
Taxes and Virtual Entrepreneurs: 3 Questions to Ask
Taxes

Taxes and Virtual Entrepreneurs: 3 Questions to Ask

Depending on where you choose to operate your business or which corporate structure you decide upon, your tax liability can make or break your company.
David and Carrie McKeegan
This Is the Worst Performing IPO of 2015
IPO

This Is the Worst Performing IPO of 2015

One company's shares have plunged since it went public.
How This Blow-Dry Salon Franchise Went From 3 Units to 50
Franchises

How This Blow-Dry Salon Franchise Went From 3 Units to 50

Blo, an international franchise, attracted the attention of Gwyneth Paltrow and others.
6 Strategies for Closing Your Series A on Your Terms
Finance

6 Strategies for Closing Your Series A on Your Terms

It's import to vet your potential investors at least as much as they are vetting your company.
Zoe Barry
Entrepreneurs Jump on the Bitcoin Bandwagon
Bitcoin

Entrepreneurs Jump on the Bitcoin Bandwagon

The digital currency offers lower transaction fees, a new customer base and easier online checkout. Are you in?
Jaia Thomas
Companies Can Now 'Test The Waters' Before Pursuing a Mini-IPO
Finance

Companies Can Now 'Test The Waters' Before Pursuing a Mini-IPO

A recently approved provision of the JOBS Act allows business to meet and share information with potential investors.
Kendall Almerico
Grants May Be Free, But They Do Come at a Price
Finance

Grants May Be Free, But They Do Come at a Price

Here are four things entrepreneurs should know about this type of funding, along with some best practices.
Martin Zwilling
When Seeking Funding, Beware of 'Happy Ears'
Investors

When Seeking Funding, Beware of 'Happy Ears'

Startup founders should be sure they're hearing what investors are actually saying.
Alex Iskold
How These Tax Tips Helped Me
Cash Flow Center

How These Tax Tips Helped Me

One business owner's tax strategy is paying off.
Steph Wagner
Why It Is Rarely Wise to Borrow From Your 401(k)
401(k)s

Why It Is Rarely Wise to Borrow From Your 401(k)

Tapping your retirement account when times are tight usually just creates new money problems.
Andrea Murad