CHAPTER IIMethods of Financing

Acquiring Financing or Funding

Even the simplest businesses cost money. But it comes in many forms, with many implications for you as an entrepreneur.

THERE ARE MANY DIFFERENT ways to acquire financing, so all the preparation and research you do will pay off well. Before searching for financing, it is a good idea to see what grants and subsidies you might qualify for. They could keep you from incurring debt or losing ownership of your business. However, if you don’t find such funding available, a variety of other sources of financing can help you get your new business off the ground.

When determining what type of financing to procure for your business, there are many avenues to consider. The type of business you ...

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