News and Articles About Raising Capital
Before you quit your job and cash in your 401(k), take a step back and evaluate.
Pass these nine tests and investors will beat a path to your door. Along the way you'll figure out if your firm has a great CEO.
With many entrepreneurs stating their major concern is capital, getting outside funding can be imperative to a startup's success. Here are a few tips on getting your first round.
Entrepreneurs have lots of financing options beyond checking out venture firms in California. Here are six techniques to try.
Shed light on five key areas about a startup's business model to make a compelling pitch for money.
They came to the U.S. from China, Grenada, India, Haiti, Nigeria and the former Soviet Union. Now they own businesses in food service and product sales -- and helping other startups. See how they landed launch capital and met challenges.
If entrepreneurs raise a round of capital the more than likely will face the angst-inducing conundrum of determining board structure. Here are a few pointers.
Pitching to investors can be a full-time job, but if you prepare yourself for meetings, it can save you precious time.
For nonprofits, fundraising isn't just about the 'ask.'
Monitor your company's progress on cash flow, investment prospecting, hiring, customers and product development.
A look at the financing landscape for business owners, plus some tips for finding alternative funding opportunities.
The San Francisco-based company known for the pink mustaches adhered to the front of the cars in its network is looking to close in on its fourth round of fundraising.
It's been nearly six months since private companies were given legal permission to publicly advertise their fundraising efforts. Here's a look at how it has paid off so far.
Time needs to be committed to social media every day to push you toward your goal.
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.
With small businesses starting to think more like tech startups in terms of innovation and growth, here are a few tips to help companies get started down that path.
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.
With crowdfunding platforms like Indiegogo and Kickstarter making it easy for aspiring entrepreneurs to nab early cash for their startup dreams, more than ever people are flocking to these sites. Here are some tips on how to make your video (and campaign) stand out and snag donors.
Take a look at this infographic for tips on how to write a great business plan.
If you're going to try to fund your startup via crowdfunding, here's what you need to know before taking the plunge.
If you want to get your enterprise up and running, consider these basic steps first.
The Securities and Exchange Commission released provisional rules to regulate equity crowdfunding on Oct. 23. The comment period officially ends on Feb. 3, but there is no end in sight to the debate.
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.
You have a great idea for an app, but how do you find the funds you need to develop it?
Before getting involved in crowdfunding, gather inspiration from big successes and learn from major scams.
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