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Need Cash Fast? Pawngo Can Help

Need Cash Fast? Pawngo Can Help

When banks aren't lending, entrepreneurs are increasingly turning to online pawn shops like this one.
Financing a Second Startup on Cash Flow of Your First

Financing a Second Startup on Cash Flow of Your First

With the success of one startup, Kiha Lee financed another.
Can Starbucks, GE and MillerCoors Save Small Business?

Can Starbucks, GE and MillerCoors Save Small Business?

Big companies have recently announced plans to provide loans to small businesses.
Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran on Tapping Home Equity for Your Business

Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran on Tapping Home Equity for Your Business

Shark Tank judge and investor Barbara Corcoran on whether pulling equity out of home is still a viable way to fund a business. Taking big risks can be necessary to stay afloat, she says. In bad markets, she has exhausted her options to remain in business.
Steve Case, Martha Stewart and Tony Hsieh Trade Views on Entrepreneurship

Steve Case, Martha Stewart and Tony Hsieh Trade Views on Entrepreneurship

High-profile business leaders talk about the challenges facing entrepreneurs at a recent conference in New York.
Airbnb: From Scrounging for Rent to a $1 Billion Valuation

Airbnb: From Scrounging for Rent to a $1 Billion Valuation

A business born of a need to find a way to pay the rent receives funding that values the company at more than $1 billion.
Insights: How to Enchant Potential Investors

Insights: How to Enchant Potential Investors

Guy Kawasaki, author of 'Enchantment,' shares his views on the best way to win over financial backers.
How Can I Find a Partner Who Can Invest in My Business?

How Can I Find a Partner Who Can Invest in My Business?

Brad Feld, managing director, the Foundry Group, on the importance of choosing the right business partner before teaming up.
Four Contests Offer Small Businesses Cash, Mentoring

Four Contests Offer Small Businesses Cash, Mentoring

Present a creative idea, and you might take home up to $25,000 in the current crop of contests. Here are details.
At SXSW, A Startup for Startups

At SXSW, A Startup for Startups

For small businesses, landing funding has rarely been more difficult. Here's how one company is aiming to make it easier.
Will New SBA Programs Get Banks Lending?

Will New SBA Programs Get Banks Lending?

The SBA's backing of small business loans, which helped keep money flowing to some lucky owners, is getting a makeover.
More Boom Times for Venture Capital?

More Boom Times for Venture Capital?

Venture capital dollars have been largely scarce since the downturn set in. But these days, that tide appears to be turning.
Five Financing Trends for 2011

Five Financing Trends for 2011

How your startup could benefit from these funding sources in the coming year.

What Private Equity Can Do for Your Company

Looking to grow or get liquid? If so, private equity might be a better option for you than venture capital.

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