It doesn’t matter what stage your business is at, when it comes to raising finance it can be a daunting task. From planning and understanding what you need to knowing the best places to look, it can seem like an impossible task.
Our 6 things you need to know about raising business finance E-Book can be a great starting point to help you on your journey to raising finance and includes tips on:
Whether you are just thinking about finance or you have been looking for some time then take a look at our tips for getting the best deal and how to get the most from any finance raised. You can also read our blog on how to raise finance the right way, this includes tips on best practice and will help avoid those common mistakes around raising finance.
In this current climate we all know the bank and lending companies are stricter than ever with lending and understandably so. This doesn’t need to be a bad thing though and with the right preparation and information you could still get a good deal for your business. Our blog has some great knowledge on lending from the bank, The banks aren't lending, are you sure about that?
When you first start it’s important to understand what you are looking to finance. Whether it’s to fund a new project or grow the business, having a solid business plan is the first and probably most important step. The plan will help you explain why you need the funding, how much you need and what the benefits will be in the short and long term.
Finally, having a great plan, answers to most the questions you can think of and of course a solid strategy for using the funding wisely can give you the confidence to pitch and get that all important “yes”.
Download our raising business finance E-Book today and take that first step to growing your business.