Finance and Funding

Finance and Funding

Tips from the pros to land investors and impress lenders

Collateral Options When Securing A Loan On Investment

In this world, debt is inevitable. If managed well, debt is that necessary evil you need to grow financially, especially if you plan on...

9 Tips On How To Rise Majestically From Debt Into Financial Independence

The financial scene is littered with fallen soldiers. They entered the battle field with an intention to conquer, but they got waylaid, cornered, outwitted...

Available Investment Alternatives For Startup Businesses

Many entrepreneurs have good business ideas but lack the capital to realize them. Even with an established business, most of them tend to fail...

LPO For Startups, Do You Really Need One?

A Local Purchasing Order (LPO) document transactions made between businesses and vendors. The key elements being the price quotation, the quantity required and an...

Why Your Business Should Bootstrap Instead of Seeking Venture Capital

Have you ever asked yourself what really is bootstrapping and how does it help our business? Bootstrapping is basically getting yourself into or out of...

Impact Hub, a Boon For SMEs In Kenya from Credit Bank

Lack of mentorship, eating into their capital, mismanagement and poor strategy implementation are just some of the causes of business failure for startups. Statistics...

Five Questions To Ask Before Bidding For Big Contracts

This is an excerpt from my earlier article on exclusive advice to managing startup finances. Don't run before you can walk. If your business is...

Exclusive Advice To Managing Your Startup Finances

The first few years for any new business are crucial to its long-term success, with many challenges to overcome and lessons to be learned. Every...

4 Things Investors Look For In a Business Plan

Before writing a business plan, you need to ask yourself what exactly investors will need to see in your business plan before they fund...

Trying To Fund That Startup

It is almost one year now since I established my business. Throughout this period, I have worked and interacted with hundreds of entrepreneurs most...