Financing The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Financing en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 15 Aug 2014 14:00:00 GMT Investors Are Hungry for Food Startups Traditionally a field dominated by technology and biotechnology, venture investors have developed an appetite for food. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 14:00:00 GMT Katie Roof 5 Startup Tips to Avoid Cash Crash and Burn Entrepreneurs are an optimistic bunch -- a trait that could cloud your financial judgment. Here are five lessons to keep your business from becoming a cash casualty Tue, 12 Aug 2014 15:30:00 GMT Dan Yoo 3 Startups Offer New 'Microloan' Options for Entrepreneurs With Big Ambitions Big banks aren't so good with small loans. There are new options available for getting financing with minimal hassle on friendly terms. Tue, 05 Aug 2014 19:00:00 GMT Kari Luckett PayPal's Small Business Lending Program Expands More than 20,000 businesses have borrowed more than $150 million in PayPal Working Capital loans since the pilot program launched in September. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 20:54:00 GMT Laura Entis Small Business Credit Still Not Back to Pre-Recession Levels Despite the recent rise in the number of small business loans, small business lending still has not returned to their highs. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:30:00 GMT Scott Shane Box Raises an Additional $150 Million Before IPO The cloud-storage company raised additional financing after publicly filing for an IPO in March. Tue, 08 Jul 2014 15:40:00 GMT Laura Entis Why You Need to Share Your Finances to Buy a Franchise When purchasing a franchise, it is imperative to have your books in order. Fri, 27 Jun 2014 19:30:00 GMT Joel Libava Think College Is Expensive Now? Wait Until July 1. Interest rates on federal student loans are set to rise again. Fri, 27 Jun 2014 18:00:00 GMT Sharon Epperson Richard Branson, Max Levchin Get Behind Crowdfunding With Investment in Indiegogo The San Francisco-based crowdfunding site plans to use its most recent cash infusion to improve its global reach and mobile experience. Tue, 20 May 2014 16:10:00 GMT Catherine Clifford The 7 Deadly Financial Sins of Small Businesses While the 'average Joe' can breathe a sigh of relief that tax season is behind him, small-business owners can't do the same. To ensure entrepreneurs keep their finances on track all year around, here are seven mistakes to avoid. Wed, 07 May 2014 14:30:00 GMT Peter Karpas Need to Raise Money for Your Startup? This Book Might Be For You. In this video, contributor John Rampton talks about a book that explains a topic that's very important to serious business owners: raising money. Wed, 07 May 2014 12:30:00 GMT Jason Fell How This Denim Startup Raised More Than $500,000 on Kickstarter Barbell Denim met its funding goal in 47 minutes. It has since raised more than 34 times its initial crowdfunding target. Mon, 05 May 2014 17:27:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Meet the Franchisor Launching a Fundraising Platform for Potential Franchisees Mandy Calara created an online crowdfunding platform that lets the friends, family and community of potential franchisees become investors. Sat, 03 May 2014 16:00:00 GMT Jason Daley With $6.4 Million in New Funding, This 3-D Printed Insole Maker Is Looking Hot 3-D printing’s power lies not in its ability to create novelty items, but to lower the cost of customization. Wed, 30 Apr 2014 16:00:00 GMT Laura Entis Determining Board Control Doesn't Have to Be Stressful. Here's What to Do. If entrepreneurs raise a round of capital the more than likely will face the angst-inducing conundrum of determining board structure. Here are a few pointers. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:30:00 GMT Bo Yaghmaie Lending Club's New Front: Loans for Braces and Your Kid's Kindergarten Tuition The peer-to-peer lending site announced today that, with its acquisition of Springstone Financial, it would be expanding its reach in consumer finance. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:05:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Real Estate Has Benefited Most From SEC's General Solicitation Rule Change Investors have shown the most interest in dumping their dollars into real-estate deals since the SEC's historic lifting of the general solicitation ban. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:35:00 GMT Catherine Clifford My Biggest Mistake: Not Closely Examining the Numbers An entrepreneur discusses how he fell into the trap of equating revenue with profit. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:30:00 GMT Mike Templeman How This Innovative Startup Convinced Investors to Give It $30 Million The 34-year-old entrepreneur behind Hampton Creek wants to make eggs obsolete. Wed, 26 Mar 2014 15:00:00 GMT Jay Yarow Is Your Business Eligible for a Government Grant? It just might be. Here's how to win one at a local, state or federal level. Sun, 23 Mar 2014 16:00:00 GMT Michelle Goodman