Finding Funding Articles

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    Pros and Cons of Accepting Loans From Friends and Family

    by on April 24, 2015

    Almost every new business requires some sort of outside funding to get off the ground. If you’ve ever launched a business, then you know how difficult it can be to secure that funding. Young business owners in particular may struggle to get loans without a s…

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    How Much Is Your Startup Worth?

    by on April 17, 2015

    Whether you’ve invented an app that will change the world or you run a mom-and-pop store, there is value in your business. Hernando Gomez, a director with the valuation group of Morrison, Brown, Argiz & Farra, LLC, helps small business owners assess the …

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    How Do Interest Rates Affect Your Small Business?

    by on April 14, 2015

    If you’ve ever accepted a loan from a bank or lender, then you know that you aren’t just responsible for simply repaying the principle. On the contrary, most loans require the borrower to pay interest (i.e. money charged in addition to the loan amount).

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    Small Business Administration Loans for Your Business

    by on April 7, 2015

    The federal government has always taken an interest in small business and its success. In an effort to keep small businesses succeeding, the Small Business Administration (SBA) has instituted a variety of loan programs that can help cover startup costs or expa…

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    Rollovers as Business Startups: How to Use Retirement Accounts to Fund Your Business

    by on April 1, 2015

    It’s no secret that entrepreneurs tend to struggle when securing new business funding. To that end, Rollovers as Business Startups (ROBS) is a method by which aspiring business owners can fund their companies using money from their own retirement accounts.

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    8 Ways to Bootstrap Your Small Business

    by on March 18, 2015

    Maybe you’re ready to start your own business, or maybe you’ve been up and running for a while, and you realize a very important thing: You need more money. If you’ve already secured multiple loans or you’re just trying to avoid incurring more debt, yo…

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    Is Online Lending Right for Your Small Business?

    by on March 12, 2015

    Statistically, the U.S. economy is in much better shape than it was five, two, or even one year ago. One aspect that hasn’t improved much, however, is traditional small-business lending.

    According to the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation’s (FDIC) Call R…

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    When Is the Best Time to Start a Crowdfunding Campaign?

    by on March 5, 2015

    Timing your crowdfunding campaign correctly could mean the difference between funding or nothing. Because you want your campaign to be successful, whether it’s on Kickstarter, Indiegogo, GoFundMe, or another platform, you’ve done your homework. You create…

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