News and Articles About Financing
Social Toaster, an online marketing service, snags $2 million by sticking close to home.
Accelerator programs are exploding in number, promising cash, mentorship, exposure and prestige. Here's what to look for, how to get in and how to reap the rewards.
A look at what the federal government's small-business agency could be up to this year and beyond.
A look at the pros and cons of securing capital from crowdfunding, angel investors, venture capitalists, the SBA and community banks.
Findings from Moody's Analytics reveals that small-business credit quality weakened in the third quarter.
Why two grandmothers chose personality over money for the shark's investment in their candy business.
While the SBA reports that lending was down in the second quarter, there are hopeful signs that the credit crunch is easing.
Entrepreneurs remain optimistic about profits and growth according to new report.
Are you likable? It could be the key to your business becoming more profitable.
By extending its 'Bill Me Later' option to customers of small and medium businesses, PayPal gives owners another way to encourage shoppers to spend.
DIY web platform helps clear up possible identity mix-ups online that could cost you business or your reputation.
Several reports show that entrepreneurs are gaining ground when it comes to the funding they need to run and grow their business.
The nonprofit provides resources, business education and a supportive community to help women turn their ventures into serious moneymakers.
Credit-card debt can be tempting for startups seeking a smooth launch. Consider these tips for avoiding costly mistakes.
This start-up crowdfunding site isn't just up against giants like Kickstarter and Indiegogo, it also has the JOBS Act to contend with. Here, the founder dishes on the site's progress and overcoming obstacles.
Neither candidate has said much about what they would do to help small businesses get the funding they need to run their business.
Before you reach for plastic to help start your business, consider the challenges that could cost you the success you're working so hard to build on.
Two entrepreneurs fast-tracked their startup with help form Launchpad LA.
Several new funding sites are emerging to give entrepreneurs and creatives the chance to realize their goals one step -- and one community -- at a time.
The Securities and Exchange Commission pushes back its release of proposed rules on advertising private stock sales.
If you want to raise money for your business from impact investors, then help them find you by putting your company information right in front of them.
While it's tempting to sign up for another card to survive a cash flow crunch, consider these important tips first.
Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Mary Schapiro says it's more complicated than it seems to write the rules.
Starting your own business will affect many parts of your life, including how you manage your finances.
These steps will put you ahead of the game before you start, and increase your chances of securing funds for your small business.