Startup Financing

Starting May 16, Entrepreneurs Can Raise Money in a Whole New Way. Here's What You Need to Know.
Equity Crowdfunding

Starting May 16, Entrepreneurs Can Raise Money in a Whole New Way. Here's What You Need to Know.

The rules for equity crowdfunding will finally go into effect, allowing companies to raise money from anyone.
Catherine Clifford
Save Your Money -- Then Quit Your Job!
Entrepreneur Network

Save Your Money -- Then Quit Your Job!

Entrepreneur Network partners Jen Hacker and Brittney Castro team up to tell you how to make the transition from day job to owning a business with money in your pocket.
Entrepreneur Network
Are You Approaching Investors With No Business Plan and Fuzzy Profit Projections? Get Real.
Pitching Investors

Are You Approaching Investors With No Business Plan and Fuzzy Profit Projections? Get Real.

The odds of finding funding generally correlate highly to your odds of business success -- and your personal risk is even more critical than outside investor risk.
Martin Zwilling
How to Turn a Lender's 'No' Into 'Yes'
Loans

How to Turn a Lender's 'No' Into 'Yes'

Every rejection is an opportunity to learn more about what will make your next loan application get approved.
Jared Hecht
An Unlikely Romance Between a Venture Capital Fund and a Crowdfunding Platform Promises to Shake Up Startup Financing
Crowdfunding

An Unlikely Romance Between a Venture Capital Fund and a Crowdfunding Platform Promises to Shake Up Startup Financing

VC firm Collaborative Fund and crowdfunding platform CircleUp announce a partnership, portending a future where the two industries increasingly sit together at the same table.
Catherine Clifford
Startup Capital: 6 Ways To Fund Your Businesses
Startup Financing

Startup Capital: 6 Ways To Fund Your Businesses

Securing funding and capital for a startup will keep a new business operating for longer periods.
Tim Burd
5 Small Business Financing Trends to Watch
Startup Financing

5 Small Business Financing Trends to Watch

Start up funding is available from more sources now than ever before, but let caution and number-crunching guide your financing decision.
David Nilssen
How to Start a Business With (Almost) No Money
Starting a Business

How to Start a Business With (Almost) No Money

Don't overlook three options you have when starting on a shoestring.
Jayson DeMers
How Do You Bring Investors Into Your Business? Very Carefully.
Entrepreneur Network

How Do You Bring Investors Into Your Business? Very Carefully.

Finance expert Mark Kohler says that knowing the difference between lenders, investors and partners is crucial when building capital.
Entrepreneur Network
For Startups, Five Figures Is Nothing to Sneeze At. Here's How to Go From $0 to $10,000 in 5 Months.
Entrepreneur Network

For Startups, Five Figures Is Nothing to Sneeze At. Here's How to Go From $0 to $10,000 in 5 Months.

Evan Carmichael explains how dead-broke startup entrepreneurs can quickly generate substantial income.
Entrepreneur Network
Equity Crowdfunding's Unlikely Proof of Concept: Bernie Sanders
Equity Crowdfunding

Equity Crowdfunding's Unlikely Proof of Concept: Bernie Sanders

Two things Bernie Sanders and every startup have in common are neither can count on banks or Wall Street for funds, and now neither has to.
Kendall Almerico
This Company Asked Its Employees for Cash and Everybody Won
Startup Financing

This Company Asked Its Employees for Cash and Everybody Won

For the right kind of business, a radical move like asking employees to finance the company can be smart and effective.
Michelle Goodman
How Elio Motors Went From Startup to Publicly Traded Company in Months
Regulation A+

How Elio Motors Went From Startup to Publicly Traded Company in Months

Elio Motors was the first startup to become a publicly traded company using the updated Regulation A+ crowdfunding rules.
Sally Outlaw
Seeking Venture Capital? This T.I.P. -- a Team, an Idea and a Plan -- Is Crucial to Follow.
Venture Capital

Seeking Venture Capital? This T.I.P. -- a Team, an Idea and a Plan -- Is Crucial to Follow.

These three critical elements must be in place before you face an investor.
Peter Gasca