Startup crowd funding

  • Entrepreneurs Tips to Approach an Angel Investors

    They invest far smaller amounts than what you’d expect from a VC, but the range varies wildly. You can expect investments from a few thousand bucks to more than $500K. In the best cases, angels have critical insider industry experience (at the very least, you can hope they possess...
  • Top 7 Sources Of Funding For Start-ups

    When you diversify your financing sources, you also have a better chance of getting the appropriate financing that meets your specific needs. Keep in mind that bankers don’t see themselves as your sole source of funds. And showing that you’ve sought or used various financing alternatives demonstrates to lenders that...
  • 4 Popular Types Of Office Spaces For Early-Stage Startups

    In the beginning, startups are often forced to get creative when selecting a perfect, yet functional office space where they can get work done and scale. As long as your work can be accomplished with a laptop and a Wi-Fi connection, you have great workspace options to choose from. So, before you obligate...
  • 10 clues that it’s time to start your own business

    Many budding entrepreneurs struggle mightily with that first step – out of their comfort zone and into the unknown. They keep asking people like me whether the time is right, and the truth is that there’s never an ideal time to start your own business. It’s like starting a...
  • 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...
  • The 17 Most Useful Free Resource Websites For Startups

    Startup life means doing more than one task, at times small tasks can take up a lot of time. To help fellow startups like us, we have listed few websites/tools which can be very helpful to get the work done. All these websites are free to use and will...
  • 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...
  • Top 10 Essential Roles of a Startup CEO

    I have a general philosophy about ALL roles in a startup. This can be applied to any organization, but in a startup, I think it’s especially critical (and probably a lot more realistic): Every member of the team should be making the highest-value use of their time, always. It...
  • How Can I Get a Business Loan If My Credit Is Terrible?

    “I have balances on 3 credit cards that each charge over 25%. I want to get a loan with a lower interest rate to pay off the cards, but my bank turned me down because of my credit. Is it possible to find a loan that would help me...