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5 Lending Startups To Watch Out For VCs

By ajay at December 16, 2014 | 11:25 am | 0 Comment

5 Lending Startups To Watch Out For VCs

5 Lending Startups To Watch Out For VCs 1. iWoca: iwoca is a new online lending startup that aims to provide quick loans  without much paperwork. For using it, all you need to do is just link your online accounts or upload bank statements, VAT returns or company accounts so they  can understand your business in details. Once they understood your nature more...

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Ten Common Sources Of Funding For First Time Entrepreneurs

By Martin at October 13, 2014 | 11:41 am | 0 Comment

Ten Common Sources Of Funding For First Time Entrepreneurs

One of the most frequent questions I get as a mentor to entrepreneurs is “How do I find the money to start my business?” I always answer that there isn’t any magic, and contrary to the popular myth, nobody is waiting in the wings to throw money at you, just because you have a new and exciting business idea. On the other hand, there are many additional creative more...

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Why Investors Due Diligence Is Important For Entrepreneurs

By Martin at September 11, 2014 | 12:05 pm | 0 Comment

Why Investors Due Diligence Is Important For Entrepreneurs

Even though the color of their money is always green, all startup investors are not the same. Struggling entrepreneurs are often so happy to get a funding offer that they neglect the recommended reverse due diligence on the investors. Taking on equity investors to fund your company is much like getting married – it is a long-term relationship that has to work at all more...

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How To Plan Revenue Model For Your Startups

By Martin at September 1, 2014 | 1:48 pm | 0 Comment

How To Plan Revenue Model For Your Startups

One of the toughest decisions for a startup is how to price their product or service. The alternatives range from giving it away for free, to pricing based on costs, to charging what the market will bear (premium pricing). The implications of the decision you make are huge, defining your brand image, your funding requirements, and your long-term business more...

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How To Do Financial Projections For Your Startup

By Martin at August 18, 2014 | 10:44 am | 0 Comment

How To Do Financial Projections For Your Startup

Most entrepreneurs struggle with financial projections, not wanting to commit to numbers they can’t deliver, and having no clue what investors might consider reasonable. However, making no projections, or non-credible projections will get your startup marked as unfundable. I recommend a simple set of guidelines, which work for at least 80% of the business domains I more...

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How To Offer Stock Share To Co-Founder Of Startup Company

By Martin at August 5, 2014 | 11:10 am | 0 Comment

How To Offer Stock Share To Co-Founder Of  Startup Company

Two heads are better than one, so the first task in many startups is finding a co-founder or two. You need to find the skills or experience you don’t have in business, technology or money. The first question I usually get is what percent of the company or equity is that person worth? Giving a co-founder a salary won’t get you the “fire in the belly” you more...

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Pros & Cons Of Angel Investor Or VCs Money For Startup

By Martin at July 4, 2014 | 8:38 am | 0 Comment

Pros & Cons Of Angel Investor Or VCs Money  For Startup

As an Angel investor to startups, I’m still surprised to find entrepreneurs who expect investors to give them money, and then disappear into the sunset. Would you do that if it was your money? If the entrepreneur wants total control of their own venture, with no one looking over their shoulder, they should work within the limits of their own resources, a process more...

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5 Must Use Startups For Credit Cards Users

By ajay at March 28, 2014 | 8:25 am | 0 Comment

5 Must Use Startups For Credit Cards Users

5 Must Use Startups For Credit Cards Users 1. Wallaby Wallaby keeps track of all of the different rewards offers for each of the credit cards you own, including limited-time and one-time discounts. All you need to do is just provide them your personal information (as required by law), the credit cards numbers to the cards you want to keep in the wallet and more...

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Find The Right Angel Investor For Your Startup

By Martin at February 25, 2014 | 10:38 am | 0 Comment

Find The Right Angel Investor For Your Startup

If your startup is looking for an Angel investor, it makes sense to present your plan to flocks of Angels, and assume that at least one will swoop down and scoop you up. Or does it? Actually numbers and locations are just the beginning. The challenge is to find the right Angel for you, and for your situation. Here are some basic principles: • Angels invest in people, more...

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Make Money From Your Unused Items

By VisionwizTeam at December 3, 2013 | 10:21 am | 0 Comment

Make Money From Your Unused Items

Make Money From Your Unused Items 1. NeighborGoods NeighborGoods is the new site that aims to help you and your neighbors earn money by sharing your unused items. It is a online community where you can save and earn money by sharing stuff with your neighbors. First you have to join neighborGoods as a members after that you can borrow, lend, rent, sell more...

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