News and Articles About Funding
These four things may be even more important to investors than a solid business idea.
In just five years, this Brooklyn, N.Y.-based startup has helped fund a ton of creative projects and entrepreneurs.
Entrepreneurs only have a short window of time to impress investors with the hopes of snagging funds. Here are a few pointers on how to get their attention and hopefully their money.
Three entrepreneurs share the surprising ways they were able to launch their businesses.
Your local community is often the best place to start when looking for funding, but if you cant find anyone suitable to work with, the logical next step is to broaden your search.
How the top venture capital firm had the last laugh -- all the way to the bank.
An overview of how companies are raising money with crowdfunding, what categories are hottest and what the future holds for this new and innovative finance tool.
Egg-replacement startup Hampton Creek has raised its biggest round of funding to date thanks to the investment of Asian billionaire Li Ka-shing.
The team behind online marketplace Abe's Market already gives natural product entrepreneurs a platform to showcase their products. Now, they want to help them grow their businesses by making direct investments.
Seven entrepreneurs offer up bootstrapping-financial advice to those aspiring to start their own business.
Contrary to what many believe, startups do not need to nab funding to make it. Still to be a successful company, an entrepreneur needs to have a solid foundation. Here are five tips on how to do it.
While the media often makes raising money seem like a piece of cake, entrepreneurs who have been there know it is the exact opposite. To get the most of your time and resources, figuring out the ideal time to raise money is key.
The Magic Kingdom has announced a startup accelerator program that will provide 10 budding tech companies with $120,000 and invaluable mentoring.
The term pitching has been ingrained in our head as a means to get funding. Yet, an entrepreneur's spiel could lead to an investor yawning instead of opening up their wallet.
It's a fact that the journey for entrepreneurs is full of unknowns. And while many founders are encouraged to pave their own innovative path, there are a few scenarios when seeking advice is a must.
Seed funding often gives a company more opportunities to fail, not succeed.
The noted venture-capital firm is reportedly in the process of raising $1.5 billion in its new round of fundraising.
In the startup world, selling your vision in a PowerPoint presentation is so passe. To get the attention of VCs, prototypes are a must. Here is why.
Fundable, the online platform for both donation and equity-based crowdfunding, has helped startups raise $50 million in 8 months. Here are its projections for the future of crowdfunding.
Oyster, which employs a business model similar to Netflix, received $14 million in its second round of financing.
Make sure your product is something that your clients need to have, otherwise your revenue potential will be low.
An entrepreneur has precious little time to convince anyone they are the real deal. Here are some ways to help your chances.
These ladies have found success getting money for their companies. Here's how they did it.
You don't always need to invest a lot of capital to demonstrate traction to investors. Here is how to do it on a budget and with limited resources.
The investor behind hot startups Warby Parker, Birchbox and Bonobos is looking to take your questions.