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This sample term sheet for a Series A round of financing details the major points of a hypothetical investment deal for a first-round ?Series A Convertible Preferred Stock? financing.
Bootstrapping is a tactic to help you spend less cash and therefore need less to operate your business. This article discusses ways to bootstrap your business operations.
This article discusses cash and burn rate--that is how efficiently cash is used and how much cash is needed to operate day in and day out.
This article discusses the steps involved in the process of raising money from the first handshake to the cash-in-hand.
This article provides insight into fast growth company potential investors--venture capitalists.
Getting certified in advance for a federally backed business loan can speed up the loan process, as well as allowing you to "shop" a number of lenders rather than just one. This article provides links to helpful resources to get the pre-qualification process under way.
This article discusses the advantages and disadvantages of obtaining needed cash through internal sources. It also discusses specific sources that typically provide internal cash.
Use this checklist to evaluate all of your funding options and to consider alternative sources of funding.
As you read this article, consider the critical preparation necessary to approach bankers and investors with your business proposal.
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