Bootstrapping your business initially will pay dividends down the line.
There is an increase in the availability of funding mechanisms for innovation .
You don’t have to rely just on a bank for funding, there are other sources too.
Access to funding is often seen as a barrier to starting a business, however it can spur you on to greater success.
It is often easier to get a business cash advance than it is a loan.
If your bank won’t lend you money, you can try family and friends, but tread very carefully.
Reducing risk will attract investors.
While you will need a few core ingredients to launch a business and then make a success of it, lots of funding is not one of them.
Perseverance is key, you need to keep applying and exploring new avenues.
You need to do your homework before approaching funders. We tell you how.
How to fund purchasing an existing business.
Finding an angel investor to back your business.
VC funding can be a great way to launch and grow a business, provided you find the right investor, and your idea has merit.
How to ensure you receive the loan you need for your business.
How to get an investor to take an interest in your business idea.
Deciding who to approach for business capital can range between banks and person-to-person loans.
How to expand a business with little or no funds.
Investing in a start-up can have some issues to consider.
Looking for an investor to assist with marketing fees.
NGO funding and how to get an NGO started.
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