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  • 6 steps you can take right now toward your financial goals

    If you’re curious about the spending/saving trends among our generation, check out the 6 steps you can take right now toward your financial goals The goal: Long-term saving RELATED POST:  WAYS TO IMPROVE EFFICIENCY IN THE FINANCE DEPARTMENT( INFOGRAPHIC) “It’s like taking care of your physical wellness and fitness – take...
  • Dream Payment Receives $1.5 Million Investment

    Toronto-based Dream Payments has secured a $1.5 million investment from the state of Connecticut through Connecticut Innovations, which supports Connecticut-based companies as they scale. Dream Payments snagged the funding through CI’s $5 million VentureClash competition in October, which provides early-stage companies with the opportunity to grow their businesses in...
  • Tips for Talking to Investors

    A young company looking for outside funding won’t get very far without a well-crafted pitch. And pitching to investors doesn’t just mean showing them a raft of numbers; it also requires skillful storytelling. “The biggest challenge is distilling down to something that’s irresistibly compelling,” said Greg Erman,...
  • Saudi to Invest Billions in Technology Fund

    The Saudi Public Investment Fund (PIF) has indicated it could become a key investor in a multibillion dollar fund that is being created to make investments in technology around the world. The SoftBank Group Corp (SBG) announced Friday that it will form SoftBank Vision Fund. The Fund will be...
  • List of Crowdfunding and Fundraising Websites

    WHAT IS CROWDFUNDING ? These days, it’s hard to hear much about fundraising without also hearing a thing or two about the concept of crowdfunding. Thanks to the internet, crowdfunding has opened up a whole new world of possibilities for a variety of people that might not have had the...
  • Easy Loans for Startups with LIC Pension Funds

    INDIA:  In order to boost start-ups, the government would consider a slew of policies that could, among other things, enable pension funds as well as insurance firms such as LIC to invest in start-ups, according to Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) Secretary Ramesh Abhishek. “LIC and pension...