Alternative Lenders vs. Banks

Alternative Lenders vs. Banks

In recent months there has been an influx of startups that offer alternative sources of financing. Marketed to small businesses and individuals, these alternative lenders exist largely online and promote a quick application process. While these companies may provide access to funds for those who may otherwise face denial from banks, they typically offer different terms which clients may or may not find favorable. That’s […]

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Top 7 Tips to Attract Venture Capital  (Always Start with #7)

Top 7 Tips to Attract Venture Capital  (Always Start with #7)

For early-stage founders looking to grow their businesses, seeking venture capital can be a great decision. And while this means of venture fundraising isn’t ideal for every business, it is certainly an option for entrepreneurs to consider when they want to grow a business and need more capital to fund the losses. By having a better understanding of the current venture capital landscape, as well as some […]

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Top 10 Must-Knows for Raising Venture Capital (Don’t Miss #3!)

Top 10 Must-Knows for Raising Venture Capital (Don’t Miss #3!)

For early-stage companies and entrepreneurs just starting out, securing fundraising is key. At the same time, the process of scoping out investors and pitching business plans to venture capitalists can be overwhelming, daunting, and downright exhausting. Founders of start-up companies, however, can benefit from keeping some key venture capital investing and fundraising insights in mind. We sat down with Mark Peter Davis, Serial Entrepreneur and […]

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The Single Quote That Is the Basis On How To Bootstrap Your Startup

The Single Quote That Is the Basis On How To Bootstrap Your Startup

Don’t buy something if you can buy it second hand, don’t buy it second hand if you can lease it, don’t lease it if you can rent it, don’t rent it if you can borrow it, don’t borrow it if you can salvage it, don’t salvage it if somebody can give it to you for free, don’t get it for free unless somebody can pay […]

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