Finance

Struggling to Fund Your Small Business? Try These Tips

Millions of people get excited about the idea of starting their own business. But, the logistics of getting a business started are challenging and complex. One of the earliest hurdles you’ll need to overcome to be successful is getting your business funded. In other words, to fund your business, you need to collect enough money to pay …

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Kathryn Petralia is On a Mission to Get Women Entrepreneurs Funding

Nearly 12 million women own businesses around the country. But those businesses don’t always receive the funding they need. In fact, only 15 percent of women-owned firms raise at least $100,000 in funding. Compare this to 28 percent of male-owned businesses. Co-Founder and President of Kabbage Kathryn Petralia addressed this issue in an email interview …

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Learn How Data Analytics and Warehousing is Innovating, Wed 23rd, Oct

“Finance 2.0 – How Data Analytics and Warehousing is Innovating Finance and the Accounting Practice” The Data Management Association of Ireland and the Chartered Institute of Accountants have partnered to bring you this unique event. Get your FREE tickets here. With a nod to the Data and Finance Communities this event will investigate how data …

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Visa Practical Business Skills Program Aims to Help Entrepreneurs Grow

A new financial program from Visa, Practical Business Skills, has been launched. It’s designed to help small businesses with a variety of resources and tools. Small Business Trends contacted Visa Senior Director of Social Impact Hugh Norton to learn more. “Financial and business literacy are two of the most critical skills a small business owner …

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10 Key Issues for Fintech Startup Companies | Company Profile

By Richard D. Harroch and Melissa Guzy Investment in financial technology (“Fintech”) companies is growing dramatically. Global Fintech funding has risen to over $100 billion, fueled by large M&A deals and large rounds of financing. Investment in Fintech companies is expected to continue to grow significantly in the next few years, as such companies offer outsized …

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Don’t Be Fooled. Millennials Are Not the Irresponsible Upstarts You’ve Read About

Millennials have come of age, and now make up a full third of the workforce. While Instagram FOMO might still have you wondering how they lead such posh lives, but don’t be fooled. The reality is, being a millennial is no cakewalk. The fact is, 62 percent of millennials have to live paycheck to paycheck. …

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