Finding Funding Articles

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    How to Choose the Right Investment Offers for Your Small Business

    by on September 17, 2014

    All entrepreneurs dream of investors emerging from the woodwork begging to help fund their company. Whether you’re a major up-and-comer who has investors salivating to get in on the action or you’ve been hitting the streets pitching to venture capitalists,…

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    How to Improve Your Chances of Getting a Small Business Loan

    by on September 8, 2014

    Small-business lending hasn’t been the same since the crash of 2008, and like many business owners you may be wondering what you can do to improve your chances of getting the capital you need to grow and maintain your company. There’s no shortage of suggesti…

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    Backed Into a Corner: Should You Consider Alternative Financing?

    by on September 5, 2014

    If you’ve been rejected for a small-business loan, you’re not alone. In fact, according to the newest Small Business Credit Survey released by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, only 39 percent of applicants received all of the cash they asked for when …

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    A Two-Step Crowdfunding Plan for Product and Tech Startups

    by on September 4, 2014

    If you’re looking to launch a consumer product or technology startup and have not yet started looking for seed capital, there may be an easier way to get your company off the ground, thanks to two sites headed up by veteran entrepreneur Wil Schroter.

    “I’ve …

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    What are Asset Based Loans and Why Should You Consider One?

    by on August 28, 2014

    Since the economic crash of 2008, business loans have become more and more difficult to get for many small-business owners. And although it appears that there is a slight increase in lending from the big banks, lenders have a long way to go to ensure that smal…

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    Expert Advice on Selling Your Business

    by on August 27, 2014

    One of the best tools you have as a small-business owner is information. In that vein, do you know how to go about initiating the process of selling your business? We asked three experts to weigh in on how to prepare for and execute a sale.

    Tony Calvacca is…

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    Different Types of Business Loans

    by on August 20, 2014

    Are you in need of extra cash to keep your business afloat or to take it to the next level? Consider these sources of loans for the small business owner:

    Government Loans
    The 7(a) Loan Program is offered to businesses that meet certain requirements as d…

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    3 Common Startup Financing Myths Debunked

    by on July 15, 2014

    The internet has introduced a new age of entrepreneurship, one seemingly filled with venture capital, giant acquisitions and huge public offerings.
    But as veteran entrepreneurs and first-time business owners will tell anyone, starting up isn’t as glamor…

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