Friends and Family

David Gold Mar '20: New project. 1,000 customers and profitable. Before: Helped scale saas $1M to $75M ARR

September 16th, 2013

Everyone has heard of this as an option for getting your first round of funds, but who has actually done this successfully?  Seems to me like it's... More

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Patrick Caulfield Managing Partner at Plugin Group

December 30th, 2014

After a few encouraging meetings, I'm creating a prototype for afantasy sports-related app. The plan is to... More

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Jamil B. CTO, Bachelor in Computer Engineering, Computer and Network Security Specialist

July 7th, 2014

I am trying to assess the right way of raising capital from friends and family at this point in order to fund part of my current project.I am personally... More

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February 26th, 2016

If you have an established start-up (a successful 2.5-5 years), would you hire family members to work in your company? Would you hire your life partner... More

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Muamer Avdic

October 12th, 2016

I would love to hear peoples thoughts on the right amount of equity to give up at this stage in the funding process.A. Is it better to raise a round... More

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Patrick Caulfield Managing Partner at Plugin Group

February 23rd, 2017

I have an app concept that I've discussed with enough friends, family and associates to feel confident that I'd be able to raise the 50-60K I believe... More

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Colin Daymude Founder CEO, CMO Rapid growth strategist

November 24th, 2020

Pre-money start up in development phase but have significant investment interest and want to know the best way to structure a friends and family round... More

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Sumit Garg Having total experience of more than 5 years.

May 18th, 2017

One of my friends told me this week that he’s planning to create a startup with his first cousin, who he’s very close with. Personally,... More

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Rajat verma HR at Zapbuild Technologies Pvt Ltd

May 17th, 2017

I’ve poured every work hour and much more into my startup in the past year. I don’t have much of a social life anymore. I’m not... More

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