Small business owners who watch this SCORE webinar will get valuable advice to navigate the oft times confusing and sometimes deceiving world of securing funding for their companie Read more
Before you start contacting local angel investors, you should understand what they look for, so you make sure you are approaching the right angel groups and providing them with the information they need to make a “go” investment decision in your small business.
Angel investors get their name from their supportive nature. Instead of expecting an immediate return on their investment in a new business, angels instead take a percentage of the company, later enjoying the profits from their investment as the company grows.
As crowdfunding gains popularity, more options are becoming available for small- and medium-size businesses.
If you are seeking financing to start your new business, it's important to understand the difference between the two basic types of financing: debt and equity. Here's a closer look.