Do Angel Investors Check Your Credit? Do They Care?

New business owners and entrepreneurs may have doubts about their credit when taking risks with a startup. Yet angel investors are nearby to build confidence, relying on entrepreneurial instincts. Turning to angel investors is not about borrowing money on credit. When...
Do Angel Investors Get Preferred Shares? 

Do Angel Investors Get Preferred Shares? 

Angel investors provide financial capital to entrepreneurs and small businesses in exchange for an ownership state in the company or shares. These investors give money in the first stages of fundraising to support a growing company.  They often want preferred shares...
Do Angel Investors Get Board Seats? 

Do Angel Investors Get Board Seats? 

An angel investor is one of multiple individuals or entities that fund startup enterprises. The role of an angel investor in a startup, beyond the initial funding, is not necessarily straightforward.  An angel investor does not necessarily get a board seat for...
7 Signs It’s Time to Approach Angel Investors

7 Signs It’s Time to Approach Angel Investors

Approaching angel investors for seed funding is a critical stage in a company’s development. It is unlikely that you have enough funds to be able to start a company solely off your personal savings or even the combined savings of you and any business partners. Here...