Launching a Successful Crowdfunding Campaign – The Dos and Don’ts


Crowdfunding is an opportunity to gain traction among a wider audience while raising money so you can take your idea and turn it into a reality. The immense popularity of crowdfunding platforms is what encourages startups in the first place.
Everywhere you look, you’ll see success-story companies that came to be because of forums like Kickstarter and GoFundMe. However, that’s exactly what you’ll see- the success stories because no one talks about campaigns that go wrong and ideas that you should flush down the drain.

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Debt Is Not the Death of Your Business


“Debt” and “business” are two words you don’t want to see in the same sentence. Unfortunately, it is not always a smooth ride for every business owner. High hopes can often make business owners get carried away. That’s why experts want you to be realistic with your expectations as a business owner. It does not matter how unique your product is or how differently you have planned to serve your target audience. You cannot expect too much unless you have tested the waters beforehand.

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Banks Have a Lot of Reasons to Reject Your Small Business Loan


For a small business to grow into a big business, it needs a loan unless it has exceptional sales and profit margins. A small business owner has quite a few places where he/she can go with a loan request. Banks seem to be one of their options on most occasions. What these owners might not realize is that banks have recently developed a reputation for rejecting small business loans. It seems that banks are more interested in financing large businesses due to their benefits.

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Some Unnecessary Small Business Expenses to Avoid


When you start a business, you have to be extra careful with how you spend your capital. There are many ways for small business owners to increase their profits. Reducing their costs is one of the simplest and most effective ones. A lot of the times, entrepreneurs would add costs to their budgets that they don’t necessarily have to make. It might appear to them that these are necessary expenses when that’s not the case. They can add many of these expenses once their

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