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Revenue Lending
by Joe Wallin Fri, Dec 19, 2014 3:28:00 AM
I recently had the chance to sit down with BJ Lackland, the CEO of Lighter Capital, to talk about life, revenue loans, and Lighter Capital. Below
Fri, Dec 19, 2014 3:28:00 AM
Current Funding Trends and Capital Raising Tips
by Joe Wallin Sat, Nov 29, 2014 12:12:00 AM
How Are You Planning to Fund Your Big Idea in 2015? Due to cheaper tools, the cost of getting a startup off the ground has markedly
Sat, Nov 29, 2014 12:12:00 AM
Crowdfunding Industry Panel
by Joe Wallin Wed, Nov 05, 2014 1:42:00 AM
Earlier this year Governor Jay Inslee signed HB 2023 into law making equity Crowdfunding legal in Washington State and giving startups an innovative new way to
Wed, Nov 05, 2014 1:42:00 AM
Delaware recently introduced legislation that will increase the research and development tax credit for small businesses by 50%. Here's what you need to know about this
Tue, May 13, 2014 5:50:00 PM
There are various roles assumed by people within a corporation. Here's a brief description of some of the primary officer positions, and who elects them. Continue
Fri, May 09, 2014 6:59:00 PM
If you own a business in Delaware, your taxes are about to go up in the next year. Are you ready? Continue reading → The post Business
Wed, Apr 23, 2014 11:06:00 PM
Big Boy Expenses for Entrepreneurs
by Ryan Roberts Thu, Mar 31, 2011 2:35:00 PM
While the stereotypical tech startup entrepreneur is 23 years old, single and has no children, the reality is that many tech startup entrepreneurs are married and/or
Thu, Mar 31, 2011 2:35:00 PM
The $10,000 Sentence
by Ryan Roberts Tue, Dec 14, 2010 2:47:00 AM
You’re in a startup and everything is scarce including capital. Thus, when you encounter a legal issue (like incorporation) you conduct a cost-benefit analysis of hiring
Tue, Dec 14, 2010 2:47:00 AM
November Rain
by Ryan Roberts Mon, Nov 01, 2010 2:02:00 PM
Axl Rose began working on November Rain in 1983 — a full 8 years before it was released by Guns N’ Roses. Axl came up with
Mon, Nov 01, 2010 2:02:00 PM
If I Launched a Startup
by Ryan Roberts Wed, Mar 17, 2010 2:31:00 PM
Here’s what I’d do in the beginning: Incorporation (1) Entity Choice: Corporation or Corporation (2) State of Incorporation: Delaware (3) Authorized Shares in Charter: 10,000,000 Shares
Wed, Mar 17, 2010 2:31:00 PM