Raising Capital

5 Rules for Closing the Deal With Investors
Starting a Business

5 Rules for Closing the Deal With Investors

Don't underestimate how much you will need and don't overestimate how soon there will revenue.
Michael L. F. Slavin
7 Tips For Businesses Looking for EB-5 Funding
Raising Capital

7 Tips For Businesses Looking for EB-5 Funding

The EB-5 program paves foreign investors a path to U.S. citizenship when they invest in American job-creating projects.
Shai Zamanian and Preeya Malik
How Much Does a Person Typically Donate to a Kickstarter Campaign? Here's Your Answer.
Kickstarter

How Much Does a Person Typically Donate to a Kickstarter Campaign? Here's Your Answer.

The crowdfunding giant, which has seen more than $2 billion in donations to projects on its platform, released a slew of data about user activity.
Catherine Clifford
Raising Money? Kick High When Pitching Venture Capitalists.
Raising Capital

Raising Money? Kick High When Pitching Venture Capitalists.

This VC says look to Bruce Lee -- be creative, humble and even risky to get noticed by a potential investor.
Jonathon Triest
Raising Money to Support a Great Idea? Consider Forming an Advisory Board.
Raising Capital

Raising Money to Support a Great Idea? Consider Forming an Advisory Board.

The right group of advisers can help streamline a plan to get your hot new product to the right markets.
Micah Johnson
7 Seed-Stage Funding Sources That Might Finance Your Startup
Funding

7 Seed-Stage Funding Sources That Might Finance Your Startup

Have you looked into these? Be sure you do. One of them could make your dream come true.
Martin Zwilling
7 Investor Term-Sheet Demands Startups Don't Have to Fear
Raising Capital

7 Investor Term-Sheet Demands Startups Don't Have to Fear

As a founder, you need not view your investor contract as either a mystery or a a yoke around your neck.
Martin Zwilling
Inside the Smart Game of Late Fundraising Rounds
VC Funding

Inside the Smart Game of Late Fundraising Rounds

Late-stage capital is more common now. Here are 3 reasons why.
Funding

Crowdfunding or a Small-Business Loan: What's Best for Your Company?

Your needs and markets will help determine the best route for outside funding.
Cindy Yang
What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From the 5 Craziest Investor Meetings I've Had With Founders
Pitching Investors

What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From the 5 Craziest Investor Meetings I've Had With Founders

Entrepreneurs are willing to go to some pretty great lengths to secure funding.
William Hsu
3 Ways to Find the Right Investor for Your Business
Investments

3 Ways to Find the Right Investor for Your Business

Seed funding, angel investors or venture capital? Which one is right for you?
Brian Sutter
The Top 6 Ways of How to Raise Capital on a Continuous Basis
Raising Capital

The Top 6 Ways of How to Raise Capital on a Continuous Basis

It's not about if you should do it but rather when you should do it.
David Drake
How To Show Investors Your Startup Is Worth Sinking Money Into
Pitching Investors

How To Show Investors Your Startup Is Worth Sinking Money Into

To capture the attention of people who can accelerate your business, and ultimately open their wallets, you must master your investor pitch.
Equity Crowdfunding

5 Secrets to a Successful Equity Crowdfunding Campaign

This platform opens up new funding for businesses but success requires good communication.
Geri Stengel