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It's hard to pick winning investments but there are often clear signs of a losing investment.
Present all the facts that drew you to your great idea, season with your passion and you will wow investors.
Regulators argue that the income requirements for accredited investors -- which were set in 1982 -- are in desperate need of an adjustment. Entrepreneurs and investors, meanwhile, dont want to see access to capital limited.
Can you guess which venture capital firms made the list? A look at the expanding role of corporate VCs in the startup economy.
In fact, it may indicate the opposite.
Investors don't want to invest in a product, they want to invest in a business. Here are seven reality checks to apply.
If those you've approached for money say no, try to figure out why. Maybe it will lead to some good news.
Personal networks are important for founders looking for venture capital. Entrepreneurs from underrepresented groups have particular challenges.
Don't fall into the trap of expending a great deal of energy for a small financial payoff.
A large-scale international study on financial topics shows American teens have quite a bit of catching up to do.
Our expert Bo Yaghmaie explains how entrepreneurs should prepare for the worst.
Some simple shifts in thinking can help you attract buyers and move toward a profitable deal.
Wall Street is changing faster than you think. Here are some predictions for the next 25 years.
Finance folks and CEOs almost always think differently. That's something to take advantage of.
Provision of JOBS Act could change how businesses raise capital. But it faces regulations that could make it useless.
If you've already scored some good media coverage, use it to your benefit when trying to score funding.
Given their different views of the world, it's a miracle that they ever get together.
Assisting startups and major corporations with financing, Bo Yagmaie is looking to take entrepreneurs questions relating to VCs, funding and corporate formation.
A good cause + nostalgia + that song = over 100,000 backers who have raised nearly $5 million dollars for the project on the platform so far.
When you no longer need their money, investor will flock to your business. The trick is keeping the bills paid until then.
The domain registrar is partnering with PayPal, Stripe and Dwolla to create a package deal for small businesses to manage their finances.
There are five stages of new ventures. Each one will determine who you should seek funding from.
Our expert Jon Elvekrog provides insight on how media startups should discuss milestones and scalability to investors.
If the team behind Swarm gets its way, its Bitcoin-based crowdfunding platform will be seen by entrepreneurs as 'Kickstarter on steroids.'
While crowdfunding has become a popular means of raising investment by giving rewards, there are some emerging platforms that want to take crowdfunding one step further.
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