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5 Lessons for Angel Investors and Entrepreneurs

Written By: Dan Steininger, President and Co-Founder of BizStarts As seen on the November 3, 2014 post in Milwaukee Business Journal OnRamp Blog. The whole process of Angel investing tends to be a mystery to most entrepreneurs. And most angel investors learn the process themselves from actual investing so they learn from their mistakes. And … Continued

Financing – Debt

Financing – Bank Loans A loan from a private lender is one option for financing a business. A bank will assess the business proposal and use established underwriting guidelines to determine eligibility for a loan, necessary collateral requirements and will usually require a personal guarantee. Business Plan To apply for a bank loan, take some … Continued

Financial Resources

There are a wide range of resources available to businesses in Wisconsin, whether initiating a new idea or expanding a business. The following links will guide you to all the important resources to help start and grow your business. The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) was created in 1953 as an independent agency of the … Continued

Buy or Sell a Business

Buying or Selling a Business Buying or selling a business is not something to be taken lightly. Buying an existing business is often a simpler and safer alternative than the work it takes to start a business and do the business plan, market research and financial analysis required. However, when buying a business similar due … Continued

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