Posts Tagged Under: funding


3 key crowdfunding lessons

Crowdfunding platform Kickstarter can be a strange place.

On the one hand, a guy can raise $55,000 for potato salad in one month.

On the other hand, there are worthy products that don’t meet their funding targets. …

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How alternative lending is creating value for SMEs

There are now more sources of funding for small businesses than in any other time in history.

The rise and rise of financial tech (fintech) plays around the world has been astonishing to witness over the past few years, with alternative lenders able to effectively act

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3 guidelines for bootstrapping your new business

Bootstrapping, as in, ‘to pull yourself up by the bootstraps,’ means accomplishing something on your own without outside help. In the world of start-ups, it means going into business despite having minimal financial resources. This is not an easy task but it can be accomplished

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5 low risk ways to fund business growth

So you’ve managed to get your business off the ground and pushed through the initial pain of establishing a core of regular customers. You’re probably even turning a decent profit. You know that the next step is to take the business to the next level

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6 grants for startups

Starting up and running a new business can be exhilarating. You will need a lot of motivation and energy for it. During your startup phase, cash truly is king especially as you need to roll out your plans. …

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