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How to Handle Your Family Bankrolling Your Business
Friends and family of new entrepreneurs are the greatest single source of outside funding but just because it's common, doesn't mean you shouldn't use caution.
7 Attributes of an Extraordinary Entrepreneur
Adopting these seven traits can certainly help you get recognized for the entrepreneur you are.
8 Best Practices to Seek Funding From Friends, Family and Fools
If the people closest to you won't support you, why should investors?
5 Steps to Identifying Potential Investors That Are Right for You
While there are many options for fundraising, it doesn't make it easier to get capital. Here is how to make the process more productive and efficient.
Zenefits, a 2-Year-Old Startup, Is Now Valued at $4.5 Billion
The San Francisco startup offers free HR software to small and medium-sized businesses, and makes money by collecting commissions from benefits providers.
Regulation A+ Is Not the Savior of Cash-Seeking Startups
A company really needs to be ready -- preferably venture backed and generating substantive revenue -- before considering this option.
Warby Parker Joins Billion-Dollar Valuation Club After Latest $100 Million Funding Round
The glasses maker plans to use the cash to fund expansion of its fleet of physical storefronts.
Watch Out for These 9 Seed Funding Gotchas
Don't rush into fundraising too early or without a plan.
This Mobile Seed Fund Just Added Two More Partners
Silicon Valley-based Tandem has added former Google and Yahoo executive Shashi Seth and co-founder of couchsurfing.com Daniel Hoffer as partners.
Small Business Financing
Financing Your Small Business Through a Family Office
This oft-overlooked option might be the key to getting your company the funding it needs.
The 3 Principle Sources of Funding Every Startup Needs
For many founders, raising money is the single most stressful part of getting their startups off the ground. Here's how to fix that.
Navdy, the 'Google Glass for Your Car,' Raises $20 Million
Despite product delays, the startup has raised a total of $33 million in about eight months.
6 Things You Should Do Now If You Want to Raise Funds With Regulation A+
Prepare your company to accept money from the tens of millions of potential investors in "the crowd" that were previously off-limits.
From Prison to Silicon Valley: How One Entrepreneur Spun a Jail Sentence Into a Y-Combinator Backed Startup
Frederick Hutson shares advice for entrepreneurs with untraditional backgrounds who are seeking VC funding.
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