Capital Raising Resource Center

Written by Dave Lavinsky

General Capital Raising Articles

Raising Capital for Your Business: How Long Does It Take?

Raising Capital: Why Is It So Difficult?

7 Keys to Raise Funding Today

The 5 Key Stages of Equity Funding

The 5 Most Common Funding Sources

How To Get Venture Capital Funding For Your Startup

Start-Up Capital: Pre-Revenue Companies Raising Early-Stage Financing


Funding Guides

The Ultimate Guide to Startup Funding

The Ultimate Guide to Angel Investors

The Ultimate Guide to VC Funding


Angel Investor Funding Articles

The Ultimate Guide to Angel Investors

How Angel Investors Judge Potential Investments

3 Little Known Reasons Why Angel Investors Fund Entrepreneurs

How to Find Angel Investors: 3 Proven Tactics for Success

How to Pitch Angel Investors

Answers to the 5 Most Common Angel Investor Questions

Angel Investor Platforms To Find Funding



Bank & SBA Loan Articles

What Are The Different Types of SBA Loans?

3 Major Types of Loans to Fund Your Business

How to Get an SBA Loan: A 6-Step System for Success

Why SBA Loans Make Sense For Banks & Business Owners

Why the SBA Funds Businesses Like Yours


Creative & Alternative Financing Articles

Alternative Source of Financing: Franchising Your Business

Alternative Business Funding: Direct Public Offering

Creative Business Finance: Using Reverse Mergers


Grant Articles

Grants for Small Business: Frequently Asked Questions

How to Write a Small Business Grant Proposal

Get Grants for Your Business: 5 Steps to Success

Grants for Small Businesses: Where to Look for Them?


Private Placement Memorandum Articles

Private Placement Memorandum Definition

Private Placement Memorandums and Non-Accredited Investors

Private Placement Memorandum Checklist

Private Placement Exemptions

Private Placement Term Sheet

Energy Private Placement Memorandum

Hedge Fund Private Placement Memorandum

How to Write a Private Placement Memorandum

Private Offering Memorandum – Capitalization Table

Private Placement Broker Dealer

Private Placement Disclaimers

Private Placement Due Diligence

Private Placement General Solicitation 

Private Placement Memorandum for Film Projects

Private Placement Memorandum Risk Factors

Private Placement Subscription Agreement

Confidential Information Memorandum (CIM)


Series Funding Articles

Ultimate Guide to Series A Funding


Venture Capital Articles

The Ultimate Guide to VC Funding

Venture Capital Financing Requirements

Stock Warrants, Stock Options: How Do They Work?

What Is a Venture Capitalist?

Venture Capital Financial Modeling

The Ultimate Guide To Seed Funding

The Value of Angel Investors For Startups

The Ultimate Guide To Series Funding Rounds

The Ultimate Guide To Series B Funding

Pros And Cons Of Angel Investors

Preparing For a VC Meeting: 10 Questions To Ask a Venture Capitalist

How To Create a Pitch Deck For Venture Capital Funding

How To Approach a Venture Capitalist For Company Funding

Angel Round Vs Seed Round Funding

How To Approach an Angel Investor For Funding

Angel ROI: How Much Equity Should You Expect To Give an Angel Investor

Venture Capitalist vs. Angel Investor

Angel Investor Requirements

Pros and Cons of Venture Capital Funding

How to Get Angel Investment


Venture Capital Firms by State

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