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How to Fairly Divide Equity Between a Co-Founder and Investor
This is a huge foundational issue that can make or break your company, as it will affect every aspect of the business and will have consequences for the entire life span of the venture.
Still Investing in Real Estate Through Traditional Avenues?
Get with the times. Real estate crowdfunding has paved the way for a new and more accessible form of investing.
Startup Capital: 6 Ways To Fund Your Businesses
Securing funding and capital for a startup will keep a new business operating for longer periods.
Differentiate or Die Trying: What's Next For the Alternative Lending Market
Smart organizations will find ways to engage with their customers outside of the direct sale.
These 7 Big Companies Also Fancy Themselves VCs
From Campbell Soup Company to 7-Eleven, corporate entities are getting into the venture capital game.
Small Business Financing
Small Banks More Likely to Give Businesses the Funds They Need, Fed Says
Business owners were more positive in 2015, but cash flow and retaining good employees remain large concerns.
A Bra Company That Uses Smartphones to Find the Right Fit Just Raised $8 Million
The goal is to use technology to make the shopping experience, as well as the bras themselves, more comfortable.
Why Big Brands Are Offering Big Funds to Small Businesses
Small businesses are cashing in from corporate loans and grants.
7 Ways Franchises Help Franchisees Obtain Financing
Don't go to the same lender who helped you buy your house for franchise funding. Here are a few much better options.
These 8 Disciplines Define a Fundable Entrepreneur
Register your intellectual property and demonstrate a customer focus early; just do these things in the right sequence.
Small Business Loans
6 Smart Reasons to Get a Business Loan
Don't have the working capital to take the next leap? There are good reasons to go into temporary debt.
Make More Happen
10 Entrepreneurship Realities You'd Better Learn Early
Don't quit your day job if you think investors will drive over the cash you need as soon as they hear about your startup.
How My Not-So-Hot Rod Taught Me the Difference Between Endearing and Enduring
Money hunting with venture capitalists is like dumping cash into a sports car -- a success only for the short term.
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The Trick to Splitting Startup Equity Among Key Players
When it comes to splitting equity it is important to create a structure that keeps all key parties properly motivated in the ebb and flow of building a startup.
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