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Use this chart to determine what stage of funding to pursue.
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Most businesses are funded through the kindness (and generosity) of family and friends.
From bank loans to factoring, learn about the types of loans that can help grow your business.
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Meet Kansas City’s local loan providers.
What are angel investors—and is your startup ready for equity investment?
Find out what venture capital is, if your business is ready and who can help.
Find grants that fund research of high-risk, high-growth businesses.
KCSourceLink tracks KC startups that received outside capital to grow their businesses.
KCMO CDE is now designated as a community development financial institution (CDFI) by the U.S. Department of the Treasury.
LLC? Sole Proprietorship? S Corporation? Determine your business's legal structure.
Are you ready to take that first entrepreneurial step with your family business? Make sure you've thought about the five biggest concerns before you take the plunge.
Shop local all year long and keep jobs, dollars and dynamic small businesses in Kansas City.
Venture capitalists usually make investments later in the business cycle. They exchange their investment for a portion of the company’s ownership.
Nominate your business for the fifth annual Battle of the Brands.
Patents, copyrights, and trademarks help you protect your intellectual property, but each serves a different purpose.
Kansas City is a connected place for entrepreneurs and small-business owners. From chambers of commerce to high-tech groups, KC offers a number of places to plug in.
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