Funding

7 Important Differences Between Angels and VCs You Need to Understand
Investors

7 Important Differences Between Angels and VCs You Need to Understand

Keep these seven differences in mind before targeting and pitching investors.
Mack Kolarich
4 Ways to Maximize Your Startup's Hometown Advantage
Startup Anywhere

4 Ways to Maximize Your Startup's Hometown Advantage

This is no time to be complacent, says Steve Case. Hustle and maximize every resource.
Linda Lacina
This Entrepreneur Reveals What She Learned From Telling Investors About a Major Misstep She Made
Make More Happen

This Entrepreneur Reveals What She Learned From Telling Investors About a Major Misstep She Made

Cherae Robinson, founder and CEO of travel app Tastemakers Africa, talks about dealing with investors and what she learned when her company's capital was quickly dwindling.
Grace Reader
6 Ways Angels and VCs Think Differently
Investors

6 Ways Angels and VCs Think Differently

The main difference between angels and VCs comes down to motivations.
Mack Kolarich
Why Women Entrepreneurs Have a Harder Time Finding Funding
Funding

Why Women Entrepreneurs Have a Harder Time Finding Funding

Intentional or not, most investors are more likely to give money to males. That needs to change.
Jared Hecht
10 Signs Your Startup Won't Get Funded
Funding

10 Signs Your Startup Won't Get Funded

Are investors giving you the cold shoulder? There may be good reasons for that.
Patrick Henry
5 Tips to Make Your Crowdfunding Launch Stand Out From the Crowd
Make More Happen

5 Tips to Make Your Crowdfunding Launch Stand Out From the Crowd

Your success will come down to the innovation, individuality and importance of the big mission that you share.
Craig Corbett
VC Funding's Gender Gap Is Hurting the Marketplace
Venture Capital

VC Funding's Gender Gap Is Hurting the Marketplace

There's no single reason why women-led companies struggle to secure VC investors. But for the first time, multiple platforms exist to help bridge the distance.
Pamela Wasley
This Buying and Selling Mobile App Just Raised $119 Million
Mobile

This Buying and Selling Mobile App Just Raised $119 Million

OfferUp delivers a good alternative to Craigslist and eBay -- and engages users as much as Snapchat.
Stephen J. Bronner
5 Lessons From the Founder of a Platform That Funds Community Projects
Starting a Business

5 Lessons From the Founder of a Platform That Funds Community Projects

Jase Wilson used his love for cities as the basis for Neighborly, a civic mini-bond investment platform.
Deep Patel
How Silicon Valley is Changing the Fintech Space
Ready To Launch

How Silicon Valley is Changing the Fintech Space

FinTech companies are generally startups founded to disrupt established financial systems.
Evan Singer
2 Reasons You Don't Need Funding for Your New Business
Funding

2 Reasons You Don't Need Funding for Your New Business

You have a great business idea. But a lack of funding isn't your issue; it's a symptom.
Doug and Polly White
The 5 Questions Investors Will Ask When You're Pitching Them
Ask the Expert

The 5 Questions Investors Will Ask When You're Pitching Them

From market size to your team's qualifications, our entrepreneur expert Jessica Herrin, shares with us the questions investors will ask entrepreneurs pitching their business.
Jessica Herrin
$5 Million Raised Since Change in Equity Crowdfunding Rules
Equity Crowdfunding

$5 Million Raised Since Change in Equity Crowdfunding Rules

'Entrepreneurs and investors are embracing' the 'new era of crowdfunding,' according to a group that tracks the funding method.
Stephen J. Bronner