News and Articles About Financing
A new financing platform lets aspiring 'treps sell equity in themselves.
From getting a website domain to creating a business roadmap out of sticky notes, here is an infographic detailing what you can do to get your business off the ground on a shoestring.
The path to owning a franchise can come with many disappointments, but none as great as this one.
Perhaps there was a time when the Small Business Administration served a purpose for businesses, but that time has passed, writes Ray Hennessey.
Business owners are optimistic about the U.S. economy improving and want to grow their business, but they face significant hurdles in doing so, a new report shows.
A new report says the growth rate of lending at smaller banks surpassed that of their larger peers in the second quarter.
Short and long-term online lending options could be your answer to funding your startup. Here's what you need to know about them.
A great idea doesn't cost a thing, but parlaying it into a growing business doesn't come cheap. Here's a guide to nabbing the cash you need.
Venture-capital funding increased slightly in the second quarter from the previous quarter, according to a new report.
The Security and Exchange Commission's recent lifting of a ban prohibiting entrepreneurs from being public about raising money may have changed the funding game for some. Here's how.
Venture-capital funding has declined sharply year-over-year in the second quarter, according to the latest data from Dow Jones VentureSource.
Need VC? The investor and AOL co-founder on how he decides on who gets funding.
Here's a look at how the SEC's vote to remove the ban on general solicitation will impact access to capital in the startup community.
It's important to have hard figures on how your business is doing at your finger tips. Keeping track of these numbers doesn't have to take time. Here are three dashboards that will do the work for you.
Gust gives startups access to potential accredited investors, and allows investors to manage their deals on a secure platform.
Investing in a startup means putting your faith and money in another person's vision. Here are some key factors to keep in mind before taking the plunge.
Here are some of the key issues to consider before starting your application.
Venture capitalist Paul Lee offers advice on what entrepreneurs should do get noticed by investors.
With tuition costs rising and the job market as competitive as ever, some graduates question the price of a college education.
Two U.S. accounting organizations aim to give business owners streamlined options for financial reporting.
Looking for money to grow a company or get it off the ground? There are venture capital firms across the country eagerly seeking to fund good business ideas, but fit and size matter.
Entrepreneur Liz Elam shares her insights on raising capital to launch a startup.
Investor Peter S. Cohan gives us the lowdown about scenarios when a young entrepreneur should turn to investors for funds.
A year after its initial public offering, we look back at the social media giant's highs and lows as a public company.
Google and Donald Trump have invested big money in crowdfunding projects, RocketHub and A&E are teaming up, and new CNBC reality show 'Crowd Rules' premieres tonight.