Do you actually need additional funding to start a business? How much do you need? How do you successfully get funding? We have answers to all of these questions plus additional tips to help improve your chances of getting funding.
There is a wide variety of funding and financing methods available to small businesses. Learn what makes them unique and how to choose the best option(s) for your business.
When seeking funds, you’ll likely have to pitch your business. Learn what you need to prepare and how to confidently pitch your business.
Small business funding resources and templates
Free investor pitch deck template
Visualize your business pitch and wow investors with this free pitch deck template.
Investor-ready business plan template
Back up your pitch with a detailed and investor-ready business plan. Get started with our fill-in-the-blank SBA-approved business plan template.
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Small business funding FAQ