Tag: Finance

Altruist Launches a Commission-Free Investment Platform to Help Independent Financial Advisors Grow Faster

Among the top advantages of having money is that with the right techniques, you can also use it to earn more. And if you don’t know where to start, you can always turn to financial advisors and experts for help. With their knowledge and training, you’re sure to get the help you need to grow your money. However, not all financial advisors are made equal. Some might not even be ...

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From The Trenches: Interview with Alex Canter, CEO at OrderMark

The unprecedented of a global pandemic has left people scared. It seems like the whole world has been brought to its knees, from the rapid and destructive spread of the COVID-19 to the recent protests in response to the murders of George Floyd. The food industry isn't exempt. So as things develop, we've asked service providers in the food industry, to share how they've been affected, and how they're responding.  ...

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Finli Launches Payment App for Family-Centric Businesses

One of the most daunting parts of running a family-centric business is the management of administrative tasks involved in the process. Streamlining and organizing everything can be a bit overwhelming to do on one’s own and most of the software available today are quite pricey. So what’s a small business to do? Here’s where Finli will come in handy. Developed by Lori Shao, a mom of 2 and a veteran ...

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U-Nest Raises $2M Seed Round For Its Fintech College Saving App

North Hollywood based startup, U-Nest, the first-of-its-kind mobile app that makes it easier for families to save for college and other educational expenses, today announces that it has closed a $2 million seed round. Along with investors The Artemis Fund and Draper Dragon, participation included funding from Unlock Ventures, Vested Ventures, and additional Los Angeles-based venture funds, Band of Angels, and other individual angel investors. "Most families are struggling to meet the demands of the growing cost ...

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Sunbit Raised $26M in Funding to Help Consumers Handle Unexpected Expenses

LOS ANGELES – June 12, 2019 - Sunbit, a leading financial technology company that effectively transforms the process of financing in-store purchases for consumers across the credit spectrum, today announced a $26 million Series B round of equity funding, led by Zeev Ventures. Zeev Ventures Founding Partner, Oren Zeev, known for investments in Audible, Houzz, Chegg, TripActions, Tipalti, and others, led the round, with participation from prior investors Group 11 (formerly SGVC), Chicago Ventures and ...

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22 Best Invoicing Software for Startup

Whether you’re a startup or a freelancer, you need a good invoicing app that simplifies the invoicing process that saves you time and money. There are plenty of invoicing software options available today that allow you to easily send out personalized invoices. Also to make sure you get paid on time, without losing track of the payments that you are owed. We scoured the web to find the best of ...

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Seed vs. Series Funding Rounds: The Difference

It’s one thing to fund your small business with the money in your savings and contributions from friends and family, but when you’re dealing with professional venture capitalists for funding, you really need to know what your fundraising options are.  At the very least, you should be able to differentiate between the Seed Round and a Series A. This will help you decide which of these options is best suited ...

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Find Out How ZestFinance Uses Machine Learning to Help Companies Make Accurate Credit Decisions

Large groups of people in the US believe that the entire credit system is actually unfair. Credit scores are often inaccurate about determining the real credit-worthiness of individuals and small businesses. Credit card companies don’t use enough data to correctly guess the actual credit-worthiness of those who are seeking loans. Sometimes credit card companies can be whimsical or even downright abusive. It’s no wonder that many people and businesses can’t ...

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