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Startup Financing

Landing Financing Without Taking on Debt or Giving Away Equity…

The following excerpt is from Entrepreneur’s book Finance Your Business. Buy it now from Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iTunes Serial entrepreneur Aamer Sarfraz knows that raising money to launch or grow your business is painful, and says he’s invented a better way. Sarfraz aims to bring royalty financing to entrepreneurs. Instead of compensating investors ...

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5 Business-Funding 'Rules' to Break…

Securing funding for a startup business is undeniably tricky, but alternative methods give today’s entrepreneurs more options than ever before. Most businesses haven’t really kept pace with the new options. Let’s bust some of those antiquated roadblocks and look at the reality of new options. 1. Startups are too risky. This ...

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6 Tips for Navigating Online Lending Options…

The following excerpt is from Entrepreneur’s book Finance Your Business. Buy it now from Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iTunes Small-business owners can have a particularly difficult time getting capital from a bank if they’ve been in business fewer than two years, if their credit score is less than 640 or if they need less than ...

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The Truth About Working With Asian Investors…

An entrepreneur recently approached me and asked me to “tell him the truth” about working with Asian investors. In the several years that I have served as an investor and VP for a Japanese corporate innovation center, I cannot count the number of times I have answered this question. In ...

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