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Startup Funding in India: An In-Depth Guide

Article by Eshani Jain . Finance in a definition is the monetary support for a business. It is the most integral part of any business since you require it to start, run, and operate your business. Finance is what allows you to convert your dreams into reality. In the process of giving a surface to these dreams, the biggest challenge faced by a startup is to gather finance. In this article, I will go through various ways in which a startup can raise finance for itself. Equity Finance Equity finance is the way of raising capital by selling the ownership of the company in the form of shares. In course of the initial stages of a company's growth, when it does not have sufficient revenues, cash flow, or assets to act as collateral, equity financing can attract capital from early-stage investors who are ready to take risks along with the entrepreneur. Related Read: The Definitive Guide on How to Choose a Revenue Model for Your Business Equity financing is generally r

What Is Bootstrapping? How to Tell If It’s Right for Your Small Business

Guest Post By Kayla Montgomery from SiegeMedia.com I f you have ever thought of creating a new startup, you most likely already have an idea of what bootstrapping a business means. Bootstrapping basically means self-funding your startup from the start to the finish and reinvesting all earnings back into the business. Most businesses self-fund their company until their cash runs low, and eventually turning their focus on finding investors. If you are wanting to learn more about how funding works, you can check out our post on what funding is and how it works (explained through pie) .  Bootstrapping your business allows you to control every operation of your company, 100%. You are able to be your own boss and implement new innovated ideas whenever you choose too, but at a small price.  Remember, not thinking about the revenue flow of your business is one of the biggest startup mistakes you can make! Even though this sounds like an intimidating business model to par