Designed by Anna Vital Funders and Founders

It never hurts to get a quick refresher on the startup funding process. First, recognize that it isn't your only option, as the boot strapping approach might better suit your startup.

But if outside funding is the route you want to take, it's crucial to understand how, as you take more investment, your slice of the company pie decreases. Hopefully, this means your company is growing, too, so that you wind up with a small slice of a much larger pie.