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This article discusses the advantages and disadvantages of obtaining needed cash through external sources. It also discusses specific sources that typically contribute cash.
This article discusses the sources of equity capital for entrepreneurs starting and growing new ventures.
In addition to reporting the amount of assets, liabilities, and equity held by the company, the Balance Sheet can help entrepreneurs understand the company's means available to create future profits.
Use this tool to identify your business's potential funding sources and develop a plan to request funding.
This tool will help you prepare answers to an investor's due diligence questions.
This comprehensive guide to federal research and development grants is designed for entrepreneurs, and includes information about the SBIR/STTR programs as well as general grant proposal information. This guide is made available for public use with support from the Kauffman Foundation.
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 resource provides a detailed overview of option pool management from the entrepreneur's perspective.
Use this checklist to evaluate all of your funding options and to consider alternative sources of funding.
This tool guides the entrepreneur through the process of developing a preliminary forecast, which is used to judge the accuracy and reasonableness of financial figures prior to creating a detailed line-by-line budget.
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