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Funding

Funding

3 Warning Signs That Your Startup Isn't Positioned to Secure Funding

Funding is available. The problem is startups not positioning themselves to attract investors.

How These Minority Founders Got Tech Execs to Put Their Money Where Their Mouths Are

Tech executives happily pay lip service to diversity, but precious few financially support underprivileged groups.

5 Ways to Start a Business with Cheap or Free Money

Crowdfunding, universities and government programs can be attractive options for people who want to start a business without giving up too much equity.

Newly Crowned Billionaire Jay-Z Just Invested in a Cookie Company

The mogul's Marcy Venture Partners led a seed round for allergen-free cookie maker Partake Foods.

Do This Before You Look for an Investor (60-Second Video)

Feel like the time is right for outside investment? Consider these three things.

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