Warming to Incubators

If an online startup is your game, an “incubator” program can provide funding, usually in exchange for a small amount of equity in your company. But funding is just the beginning of what incubators offer: they ...

Funds for Women-Owned Businesses

Female entrepreneurs who live in certain states may have access to special business loans for women. California offers the Women's Economic Ventures Small Business Loan Fund, which aids women entrepreneurs who ...

Six Tips on Family Funding

You have a great idea for a business? Now you need funding to take your idea to the next level.  Reaching out to friends and family seems like a logical move. But think twice before considering this funding app...

Finding Financing

It can be difficult for women to get financing for entrepreneurial initiatives, Geri Stengel writes in Forbes. Her first piece of advice: Self-finance whenever possible and reinvest in your company. That commit...

Are Women Entrepreneurs Disappearing?

Echoing Green, an organization supporting global social entrepreneurship, says it has spotted a trend that makes it uneasy. “Over the last several years, Echoing Green has seen a decrease in the number of women...

Best Schools for Entrepreneurs

Babson College in Wellesley, Mass., scored a double victory on the 2012 lists of the best schools for entrepreneurs, taking the top spot for both undergraduate and graduate programs. This is the fourth consecut...