Watch and Learn: View Panel and Spotlight Presentations from Access to Capital Seattle

Access to Capital Seattle was a huge success. Our business funding panels were packed with invaluable information for small business owners that we hope will guide them through whatever stage of business they’re in—from startup to growth. Please check out these full version panel videos and share them with friends, colleagues, or anyone who could benefit from them. […]

10 Expert Business Funding Tips

Need funding to grow your business? Here are 10 tips on how to raise money from experts at our Access to Capital events: Strength in Numbers Don’t go it alone. There are an amazing number of people and organizations who can help you grow your business and access funding. Establishing a personal relationship with your […]

Accion and ACE Recipients of CDFI Fund

The Community Development Financial Institutions Fund awards for 2013 were announced on Sept 24.  The CDFI Fund awards annually grant to institutions that serve underserved, low-to-moderate-income communities. The companies that are considered for funding are certified Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI), and specialize in this field. This year, the CDFI fund distributed awards totaling over $172 […]

What is the D&B D-U-N-S® Number? Who uses it?

When signing up for the Access to Capital event in Seattle, businesses will be asked to register with their D&B D-U-N-S® Number.  If businesses are unsure if they have a D&B D-U-N-S Number, D&B can first check to see if one is on file.  The infographic below explains to attendees what their Number is and […]

Looking to Move Forward? Time to Accelerate!

If you’ve been trying to streamline your business, cut costs and boost sales with no success, then it may be time to call in the professionals. Accelerator programs around the country essentially work like mentors to you and your small business. Run by proven entrepreneurial “All-Stars,” these Accelerator programs look to advise and consult your business to a […]

Access to Capital Atlanta Town Hall Videos

Access to Capital Atlanta was on August 14. The event was a great success, bringing lenders and entrepreneurs under one roof for a day of 1:1 appointments with lenders and informative panels of expert speakers and entrepreneurs. If you missed any of these presentations, don’t worry! Check out everything that was going on in our […]