You need access to cash (hey, don’t we all?) but aren’t sure where to begin. Are you ready to seek angel funding, or should you be reaching out to friends and family first? Even the best pitch deck could use some polish. That’s why we created the tab called “Increase Your Chances of Funding.” Be sure to work through all of the steps then proceed further down the list.
INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF FUNDING:
Whether you’re just testing out an idea, launching your first business, or you know the ropes but need some guidance in reaching a new market or improving an aspect of your business, there are tons of great resources and educational opportunities that can help you take the next step.
Check out the resources, tutorials, and personal guidance programs that are offered by these organizations:
Download the NH Small Business Development Center’s finance guide: Putting Together the Financial Puzzle
Learn from the trailblazers who have made their way to success, and connect with the advisors and mentors who can help you reach new heights.
Are you at the early stages of funding, and not sure which direction to go in? Are you familiar with the options available to you, or the benefits and tradeoffs of those options?
Capital Compass® was designed by the NH Community Loan Fund and its Vested for Growth program to help business owners understand the factors that affect the type of business loan or investment that may be the best fit for their needs.
If you aren’t experienced in funding a startup company, click the ‘Increase Your Chances of Funding” tab and work your way through the important steps. They are designed to put you on the correct path to funding your business.
Already completed this section? Rock on. You’re ready to explore the following funding options.