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3 Financing Keys for Aspiring Entrepreneurs
Financing

3 Financing Keys for Aspiring Entrepreneurs

As bank assets become more concentrated, entrepreneurs face increasing difficulty in obtaining financing. Here's how to maintain your momentum until you find funds.
Dusty Wunderlich
5 Steps to Raise Startup and Expansion Capital
Raising Capital

5 Steps to Raise Startup and Expansion Capital

These universal steps make capital goals reachable for an entrepreneur in any industry.
Jonathan Long
Optimistic Entrepreneurs: Growth Anticipated But Accessing Capital Could Be an Issue
Growth Strategies

Optimistic Entrepreneurs: Growth Anticipated But Accessing Capital Could Be an Issue

As business owners pursue growth, they need to find the right financial partners who can help them achieve their dreams.
Daniel DeMeo
'Trust But Verify' Is How to Fight Back Against Employee Theft and Fraud
Lending

'Trust But Verify' Is How to Fight Back Against Employee Theft and Fraud

The people you can trust handling money are the ones who don't bristle at reasonable internal financial controls.
Daniel DeMeo
How 2 Brothers Revived Their Family's Tennessee Whiskey Distillery
Whiskey

How 2 Brothers Revived Their Family's Tennessee Whiskey Distillery

Andy and Charlie Nelson were just out of college, with no experience or money, when they discovered the ruins of their great-great-great grandfather's whiskey distillery, Nelson's Green Brier.
Catherine Clifford
House Passes 2 Bills Aimed at Making It Easier for Entrepreneurs to Get Access to Cash
Equity Crowdfunding

House Passes 2 Bills Aimed at Making It Easier for Entrepreneurs to Get Access to Cash

Both bills sailed through Congress last night with strong bipartisan support, a rare sighting in the current political climate.
Catherine Clifford
3 Crowdfunding Secrets From an Entrepreneur Who Raised $11.5 Million
Crowdfunding

3 Crowdfunding Secrets From an Entrepreneur Who Raised $11.5 Million

Hiral Sanghavi successfully manufactured and shipped a travel jacket with funds raised on Kickstarter and Indiegogo. He's learned a thing or two -- or three.
Catherine Clifford
Watch Our 8-Episode Crash Course on Crowdfunding
Crowdfund with Cat

Watch Our 8-Episode Crash Course on Crowdfunding

Here's the complete first season of our new web series, 'Crowdfund with Cat.'
Catherine Clifford
There Are New 'Pools of Money' Available for Entrepreneurs. Listen in as This Startup Finance Braintrust Talks What, Why and How.
Crowdfund with Cat

There Are New 'Pools of Money' Available for Entrepreneurs. Listen in as This Startup Finance Braintrust Talks What, Why and How.

A roundtable of experts sit down in Nashville, Tenn., to break down what the new laws for equity crowdfunding mean and why they are important.
Catherine Clifford
Women Are Better Crowdfunders Than Men. Here's Why.
Crowdfund with Cat

Women Are Better Crowdfunders Than Men. Here's Why.

It all comes down to the different tendencies that women and men have in communicating.
Catherine Clifford
Elite Venture Capital Firm Andreessen Horowitz Looks for These 3 Things in Startups
Venture Capital

Elite Venture Capital Firm Andreessen Horowitz Looks for These 3 Things in Startups

Managing partner Scott Kupor spoke in Nashville recently about what the Silicon Valley staple looks for when it researches potential investment opportunities.
Catherine Clifford
Here's Your Game Plan for When and How to Communicate With Your Crowdfunding Backers
Crowdfund with Cat

Here's Your Game Plan for When and How to Communicate With Your Crowdfunding Backers

Brian Meece, the co-founder of crowdfunding platform RocketHub, outlines a strategy for reaching out to your investors during and after a campaign.
Catherine Clifford
A Successful Crowdfunding Campaign Needs a Video. Here's What It Should Look Like.
Crowdfund with Cat

A Successful Crowdfunding Campaign Needs a Video. Here's What It Should Look Like.

Brian Meece, the co-founder of crowdfunding platform RocketHub, shares his best advice on producing a pitch video.
Catherine Clifford
3 Foundational Secrets to Running a Rockstar Crowdfunding Campaign
Crowdfund with Cat

3 Foundational Secrets to Running a Rockstar Crowdfunding Campaign

Brian Meece, the co-founder of crowdfunding platform RocketHub, explains what it takes to get people to invest their dollars into your product.
Catherine Clifford