Funding

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How the Founder of Crypt TV Funded a Total Nightmare (in a Good Way!)

Crypt TV is a social video startup that creates horror shorts for mobile. Here's how its CEO kept it alive when it seemed like he hit a dead end with investors.

SoftBank, WeWork's Largest Investor, Takes Control of the Embattled Office Company, With Co-founder Adam Neumann Stepping Down

The $8 billion deal is dramatically less than the office company's original valuation of $47 billion.

Surprising Funding Ideas for Your Business

Look at alternative investments, and find new funding ideas for your startup.

Why You Should Do Everything You Can to Self-Fund Your Business

Self-funding allows you to keep control of your business and improve your entrepreneurial skills.

You Don't Need to Leave Your Hometown to Start a Great Business

Forget Silicon Valley. A growing number of entrepreneurs are returning to their roots to build a business.

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