4 Things You Should Do Before Approaching Investors With Your Product

Presenting your business idea to investors can be intimidating, especially when they begin firing questions at you. Careful preparation is key to demonstrating your product’s potential, and can give you confidence in the face of scrutiny. Where to begin? Consider completing these four steps before trying to sell your idea to investors. 1. Test Market […]

SBA Awards $5 Million in Grants to Help Micro-Entrepreneurs

Community-based organizations across the country are set to receive a combined $5 million in grants from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) as part of its Program for Investment in Micro-Entrepreneurs (PRIME). The 34 organizations selected aim to help low-income entrepreneurs gain access to capital, so they can establish or grow their small businesses. This year, […]

Why Banking Alternatives Are Looking More Attractive to Business Owners and Consumers

Many business owners and consumers are turning a cold shoulder to traditional banks and adopting alternative solutions, largely due to a lack of transparency and flexibility.

Lender Advice: Mark Rambler of Credibility Capital Offers Insights

President and Co-Founder of Credibility Capital, Mark Rambler, offers lending advice for business owners. Read more.

Microbusinesses Talk Funding With The Association for Enterprise Opportunity

Leaders in small and microbusiness met at the DNC for an educational brunch on the state of microbusiness in the US. See what they said about access to capital and more.

Top 3 Mistakes Startups Make When Asking for Capital

When trying to get funding for your business, don’t make these three rookie mistakes.