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John Whall shares some of his insights about raising capital, despite tough economic conditions.
Don't tell your frugal grandpa, but these days, you can't do much with the typical $2 million seed round.
Every funding decision is a complex tradeoff between near-term and longer-term costs and paybacks, as well as overall ownership and control.
In our comprehensive small business funding resource, you can find all the main types of funding and how you can go about applying for each.
Potential investors need to be convinced that your idea is viable before they offer you cash.
Gary Palmer, CEO of Paragon Lending Solutions, discusses what entrepreneurs should be aware of when preparing to pitch.
Elon Musk has made some very smart start-up moves — but he’s also made mistakes. We can learn from both his successes and his failures.
Government grants and funding are a great source of finances when you’re trying to get your business off the ground or expand to new horizons.
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So you want to be in business for yourself but you have little or no cash to put up as capital. You are well aware that...
Successful crowdfunding ideas come in all shapes and sizes.
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There are more than 150 working capital funds available for SMEs in South Africa. Here’s what you need to know to access them.
Here’s a brief snapshot of what it is and how it could benefit your business.