Funding a Business

Business Loan Do’s and Don’ts

A business loan can be a great source of capital, but it can be difficult to navigate the myriad of loan options available to small business owners.

11 Foolproof Ways to Attract Investors

Here are 11 tips from the Young Entrepreneur Council that will help you attract the eye of an angel investor or a VC, and make your business a more appealing investment.

12 of the Hottest Venture Capital Firms in 2016

Whether the end goal is to exit, be acquired, or have enough in the bank to launch, it’s important for entrepreneurs to find the venture capital companies that can help them make it happen.

5 Trademarks of a Bad News Loan Broker

In your quest for the perfect broker, how can you make sure the one you choose will put the interests of you and your business ahead of their own?

Highlighting Risks in Your Business Plan Will Help You Get Funding

Be upfront. By dismissing the risks in your business, you actually make the job of a lender or investor that much more difficult.

Make Sure You See Eye to Eye With Your Investors

Alignment between you and those looking to invest in your business is all about seeing eye to eye on some of the most critical areas of your business.

Tim Berry Advises Aspiring Business Owners on What to Do When Your Plan Gets Rejected

Your plan just got rejected. Welcome to the club. Reality check: You’re the rule, not the exception. So, how do you bounce back?

Want to Know Your Chances of Securing a Loan? Use This Cheat Sheet

Here are some benchmarks that small business owners should be aware of that will give them a better idea of what lenders are looking at.

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