Finance

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
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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
Money

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
6 Ways to Make Financial Forecasts More Realistic
Financial Projections

6 Ways to Make Financial Forecasts More Realistic

When starting your business unbounded optimism is essential but keep it in check when making forecasts.
John Boitnott
Don't Make These 2 Mistakes With Your Cash On Hand
Investments

Don't Make These 2 Mistakes With Your Cash On Hand

The bottom line is you're busy running a business and have very little time to manage your investments. Avoid these 2 mistakes.
Kathryn Cicoletti
How to Handle Your Family Bankrolling Your Business
Funding

How to Handle Your Family Bankrolling Your Business

Friends and family of new entrepreneurs are the greatest single source of outside funding but just because it's common, doesn't mean you shouldn't use caution.
Cindy Yang
How the First Artist Bank Is Catering to Creatives
Startup Financing

How the First Artist Bank Is Catering to Creatives

The new bank and app are proving that artistry and finance are not mutually exclusive.
U.S. Dealmaking at Record Year-to-Date High
Mergers and Acquisitions

U.S. Dealmaking at Record Year-to-Date High

Merger and acquisition activity has been boosted by a handful of mega-deals.
How a Business Owner Won Back $102,000 From the IRS
Taxes

How a Business Owner Won Back $102,000 From the IRS

You may be able to do the same thing. Just make sure you get the right advice.
Garrett Gunderson
5 Reasons Not to Purchase the Extended Warranty
Personal Finance

5 Reasons Not to Purchase the Extended Warranty

These policies are a great deal for those that offer them, but they are a terrible deal for the consumer.
Doug and Polly White