Startup Financing

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3 Strategies for Getting Into Lending Shape
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3 Strategies for Getting Into Lending Shape

Convincing a lender of your need and viability as a business can often be the biggest hurdle.
Brock Blake
How This Entrepreneur Grew Her Online Business While Working Full Time
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How This Entrepreneur Grew Her Online Business While Working Full Time

Find out how this entrepreneur started, runs and self-funds her e-business, all while (still!) working a full-time job
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
The Beauty of Bartering: A Smart Way to Start and Grow Your Business
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The Beauty of Bartering: A Smart Way to Start and Grow Your Business

Don't have the cash you need to pay vendors and employees? Bartering could be the answer.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
3 Alternatives Better Than Raising Startup Capital From the 3 F's
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3 Alternatives Better Than Raising Startup Capital From the 3 F's

Of all the burdens a startup founder bears, none is heavier than knowing family, friends and fools who believed them have their savings on the line.
Ahmad Raza
The Tax Break That Small Businesses Need to Know About (Infographic)
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The Tax Break That Small Businesses Need to Know About (Infographic)

You can get a tax deduction for equipment you buy for your startup
Nina Zipkin
10 Bootstrapping Tips to Turn Your Idea Into Reality
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10 Bootstrapping Tips to Turn Your Idea Into Reality

Bootstrapping a business isn't an easy task. It's very challenging -- but it's not impossible.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
4 Ways to Surviving the Bootstrapping Years
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4 Ways to Surviving the Bootstrapping Years

Bootstrapping makes you tough and forces your company to prove itself day in and day out.
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Here Are 4 Things I Would Have Done Differently as a Founder
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Here Are 4 Things I Would Have Done Differently as a Founder

After 4 years, an entrepreneur looks back and realizes that sometimes a bad decision is better than no decision.
Holger Seim
Won Funding? Why You Should Wait to Celebrate.
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Won Funding? Why You Should Wait to Celebrate.

Here's why your big investment isn't (an immediate) reason to celebrate.
Margaret Littman
Business on a Budget: 5 Money Saving Tips for Every Startup Entrepreneur
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Business on a Budget: 5 Money Saving Tips for Every Startup Entrepreneur

Learn how to maintain your capital base, and enhance your profit margins as soon as possible.
Richard Agu
How Silicon Valley is Changing the Fintech Space
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How Silicon Valley is Changing the Fintech Space

FinTech companies are generally startups founded to disrupt established financial systems.
Evan Singer
Go Public or Stay Private? The Endless Debate, Continued.
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Go Public or Stay Private? The Endless Debate, Continued.

Deciding whether to go public or not is about evaluating what's best for your company and its stakeholders.
Raj Narayanaswamy
Want to Stay a Millionaire? Don't Do These 4 Things.
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Want to Stay a Millionaire? Don't Do These 4 Things.

Financial advisors let us know what you should not do after you make your first million.
Nina Zipkin
Budgeting Smarts for the Startup Contractor
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Budgeting Smarts for the Startup Contractor

One of the essential elements of running a successful contracting business is knowing how to create and follow a budget. Read these tips aimed specifically at contractors.