News and Articles About Financing
Founders of men's clothing company share six steps that helped them meet their $15K goal.
While many people celebrate going public, this new milestone can be challenging on many fronts. Here, we discuss how to keep investors engaged and your board satisfied.
If you're going to try to fund your startup via crowdfunding, here's what you need to know before taking the plunge.
You have a great idea for an app, but how do you find the funds you need to develop it?
As the chatter over the 'The Wolf of Wall Street' shows, the only acceptable form of bias nowadays is toward the free markets.
Whether you're looking to raise some funds or invest in a project, here are some things to know about platforms such as Kickstarter and IndieGoGo .
Entrepreneurs seek venture capital, even though it is financially unattractive. Think twice about jumping in. The water is deep.
Be prepared to communicate these points, and you'll be speaking your investor's language.
Most dividend provisions fall into one of three categories. Do you understand the differences between them?
There are big differences between venture capital firms on the East and West Coasts. Here's what you need to know to pick the right one.
VCs and angel investors get a lot of attention, but personal loans and credit, followed by investments from friends and family, are the top funding sources for startups.
Young entrepreneurs have the challenge of raising funds on little to no credit history. Here's how to overcome this obstacle.
Amid much criticism, Foursquare is mounting an offense that has many in the startup world sitting up and taking notice.
The social product-development company also has extended its partnership with GE.
Crowdfunding is not a 'set it and forget it' proposition. Running a successful campaign requires being fearless in getting out and spreading the word about your venture.
Never before have there been so many places for those seeking and those providing capital to connect.
You need a crowd to fund your idea. Here are the sources you should tap to spread the word about your crowdfunding campaign.
Read the second part of a series that walks you step-by-step through a venture capital deal.
It's very likely you'll need more money than you think to fund your business idea. Here's how to determine an amount that's not too high and not too low, but one that's just right.
Despite five consecutive quarterly increases, Silicon Valley confidence still lags behind that seen in 2004, 2005 and 2006.
Ready to be your own boss? Check out our list of available franchises and business opportunities.
Offering rewards -- iPad cases, dinner with the founders -- helps attract people interested in funding a new business. Here's a guide to fund-raising giveaways.
A look at the crowdfunding sites with the best track records that can be used to fund businesses.
Even though many people think the term 'crowdfunding' is universal, there are actually multiple options available for those needing to raise funds. Find out what each type is.
As Republicans and Democrats draw battle lines in the sand, small businesses seeking capital may be left in the cold.