Starting a Business for the First Time

Beyond the Bank: Alternative Lending Options for Small Businesses

1. Introduction 2. Understanding Alternative Lending 3. Crowdfunding 4. Peer-to-Peer Lending 5. Microloans 6. Business Credit Cards 7. Merchant Cash Advances 8. Invoice Financing 9. Equipment Financing 10. Venture Capital 11. Grants 12. Personal Savings & Family, Friends 13. Online Lenders 14. How to Choose the Right Alternative Lending Option 15. Conclusion