San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Alternative Lending: A Guide to Investors, Equity, and Crowdfunding
Taking out a line-of-credit or term loan for your business may not be right for your business. Find out what types of alternative lending options are available to business owners as well as how to find them. Learning what types of investors are out there can help you make informative decisions about partnerships and business growth. Choosing an alternative lending solution for your business needs will keep your cash flow current without cutting into your bottom line! In this course, attendees will learn about various financing options, seizing the opportunity, as well as rules for building healthy financing relationships.
You will learn about:
• The different types of investors: Angel, Venture Capitalist, Private
• How to approach investors and what they look for where choosing to invest
• What is a pitch?
• Different equity options when working with partners and investors
• Using crowdfunding as a source to fund projects or fill a funding gap
• The science to a successful crowdfunding campaign.
When & Where
NYC Department of Small Business Services
The NYC Department of Small Business Services helps unlock economic potential and create economic security for all New Yorkers by connecting New Yorkers to good jobs, creating stronger businesses, and building a fairer economy in neighborhoods across the five boroughs.
You can register for all of our free courses on Eventbrite. For questions about individual courses or to register over the phone, please contact our staff at one of our NYC Business Solutions Centers or reach out to one of our Immigrant Business Initiative partners.
For more information on all of our services, visit nyc.gov/sbs.