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Business Funding

Pre-Money vs. Post-Money Valuations: How to Calculate Each

There is a surprisingly large number of business finance terms that are prepended with the “pre-” flag: “pre-seed”, “pre-IPO”, “pre-revenue” and, you guessed it, “pre-money valuation.”

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Business Planning

Debt vs Equity Financing: Which is Right For Your Business?

Founders and operators face many difficult and important decisions in their line of work; and where to source financing for operations and growth is one of the most important.

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Angel Investing

What are Alternative Investments and Why Consider Them?

There’s an old saying that “no one ever got fired for buying IBM.” Equivalent job security in the financial advisory industry has been built on the consistent recommendation for a portfolio allocated between stocks and bonds. 

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Angel Investing

Venture Capital Trends For a Well-Funded Future

What are the latest venture capital trends? Learn what emerging technologies and common threads show up in the early-stage portfolios of the top venture firms.

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Startup Funding Rounds: Series A, B, C and Beyond

Venture-backed startups make headlines, but they’re far from the norm. For the average startup, funding rounds are generally limited in frequency and conservative in the amount raised. 

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What is Seed Money and How Can Startups Get it?

It’s nearly impossible to look at an acorn and accurately determine whether it will establish roots and if it does how big the oak tree will be.

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What Is Crowdfunding and How Does It Benefit Business?

Crowdfunding is the process of raising incremental amounts of money from a large number of sources. There are multiple types of crowdfunding, including debt, equity, and more.

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equity crowdfunding connects entrepreneurs and investors to fund their business in exchange for equity


What is Equity Crowdfunding?

Equity crowdfunding allows corporations to fundraise from accredited and non-accredited investors for equity in the company at an amount and valuation of their choice.

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