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By Kate Hodel
April 03, 2014

Where Startup Money Comes From

Meghan Kelly of Venture Beat pulls together all the stats about where startups get their funding. What some may find surprising is that it’s not from angels, VCs or crowdfunding – it’s the old standby, friends and family.

Get the whole story at Biggest source of funding for most startups is actually surprising.

Then go say something nice to your friends and family (or should we say future funders)!

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