David Newton

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Starting a Business

Develop Your Idea With Pre-Launch Funding

Even if you only have a concept--and not a full-fledged business-- you may still be able to get funding at this stage.
Starting a Business

Microloans Could Fuel Macro Results

When you don't need a ton of money, a microloan might do the trick.
Finance

How About That 'B' Round?

If it's time for a second round of financing, read this first.
Finance

Model Behavior

Abstract number sorcery won't cut it anymore. Investors want to know exactly how you're going to make money.
Starting a Business

The Anatomy of a Financing Deal

First things first: There is no such thing as a typical deal.
Finance

Banks as a Capital Growth Option

Should you visit the bank when it's time to grow your business?
Finance

What Stage Are You In?

Understand the four stages of your business's development to get the cash you need.
Finance

Doing Due Diligence

What it means and why it's so important to investors
Finance

Pass the Investor Screen Test

Want investors to check out your plan? Have it hand-delivered by someone who matters.
Finance

Earn Your Way Out of Investments

The most popular form of a stock buy-back is an earn-out. Learn why it can be a good deal for both you and your investors.
Finance

Translating the Term Sheet

An investment firm has made you an offer. Now learn what the numbers mean.
Starting a Business

Understanding the Financing Stages

From seed stage to mezzanine, a breakdown of the key financing terms and what they mean to you
Starting a Business

Using Credit Cards to Finance Your Startup

Think of it as a temporary solution.
Finance

Value Chain Financing

Get creative with your search for start-up capital.
Starting a Business

Give A Little, Get A Little

In some cases, you might even get a <I>lot</I>--if you let investors in on everything you're doing.