Defining Your Funding Needs

Defining Your Funding Needs

On one hand, starting a business is always more expensive than you think. Often, there are dozens of costs you haven’t planned for or budgeted for. You will need all the money you can get. On the other hand, every dollar you raise is going to cost you, either in interest payments or in equity. When you look at fundraising from this perspective, you only want to raise as much as you have to.

The Stages of a Startup

The Stages of a Startup

No matter what stage your startup is in, chances are you will be in position to benefit from raising money at some point in the near future. Connecting with the right investors can be extremely difficult, especially when you have a million other things to deal with. Often, startups are so busy with operations that they will take cash from whoever will give it to them.