Funding

News and Articles About Funding

Cash Crunch: What's the Best Loan for Your Small Business?
Cash Flow Center

Cash Crunch: What's the Best Loan for Your Small Business?

It may seem tough to fund a new business, but entrepreneurs have more options than ever before. Investigate them all before deciding on what's best for you.
Cindy Yang
6 Ways to Use Crowdfunding for Product Development
Crowdfunding

6 Ways to Use Crowdfunding for Product Development

Instead of going through the tedious and costly traditional route of market research, more entrepreneurs are turning to crowdfunding for product-market fit.
David Drake
4 Insider Tips From VCs
Venture Capital

4 Insider Tips From VCs

A look at what venture capitalists are really thinking.
Nina Zipkin
5 Secrets to a Successful Equity Crowdfunding Campaign
Equity crowdfunding

5 Secrets to a Successful Equity Crowdfunding Campaign

This platform opens up new funding for businesses but success requires good communication.
Geri Stengel
3 Things VCs Are Looking For
VC Funding

3 Things VCs Are Looking For

Pitching to a venture capitalist? Be ready to answer questions about these three topics.
7 Keys to a Compelling Executive Summary That Wins Over Investors
Investors

7 Keys to a Compelling Executive Summary That Wins Over Investors

Few investors these days have the time or patience to read a full business plan. Your two-page document should include these fields.
Martin Zwilling
Derek Jeter's Media Company Raises $9.5 Million
Derek Jeter

Derek Jeter's Media Company Raises $9.5 Million

The 'Players Tribune' gets a cash influx from New Enterprise Associates and others.
Carly Okyle
5 Times You Should Rethink Joining an Accelerator
Accelerators

5 Times You Should Rethink Joining an Accelerator

Before your put the pedal to the metal, make sure your company is ready to quickly scale.
Kate Whiting
5 Reasons Investors Aren't Knocking Down Your Door
Funding

5 Reasons Investors Aren't Knocking Down Your Door

By having the right building blocks, you can vastly increase your chance of getting funded.
Tallat Mahmood
One More City Boosts its Minimum Wage: Weekly News Roundup
Weekly News Roundup

One More City Boosts its Minimum Wage: Weekly News Roundup

Plus: Spotify's valuation hits $8.5 billion while Beyonce faces a branding backlash.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
4 Tips to Use Crowdfunding to Make Startup Dreams a Reality
Crowdfunding

4 Tips to Use Crowdfunding to Make Startup Dreams a Reality

Like any fundraising campaign, using these platforms requires much thought and effort.
Zach Cutler
The 3 Ingredients You Need to Impress a VC
Venture Capital

The 3 Ingredients You Need to Impress a VC

Are you likable? That's a deal-breaker with some venture capitalists. But there's more.
Brandon Tidwell
6 Strategies for Closing Your Series A on Your Terms
Finance

6 Strategies for Closing Your Series A on Your Terms

It's import to vet your potential investors at least as much as they are vetting your company.
Zoe Barry
Blue Bottle Coffee Raises $70 Million
Funding

Blue Bottle Coffee Raises $70 Million

One of Silicon Valley's darling coffee companies will open more retail locations with its new round of funding.
Kia Kokalitcheva