Alternatives to VC Funding That All Founders Should Know About

Lolita Taub
Apr 1 · 4 min read

1. Debt

2. Investors

Convertible Debt

Factoring

Small Business Administration (SBA) Loans

Microfinance

Friends and Family (FF)

Angels

3. Crowdfunding

4. Grants

5. Bootstrapping



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Lolita Taub

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I write about tech and business. Chief of Staff at Catalyte. LP at Portfolia. Formerly Backstage Capital, K Fund, IBM, Cisco. Retired wrestler. 🤼

Green Room

Welcome to the Green Room blog. Go behind the scenes at Backstage Capital, where we're betting big on underrepresented tech startup founders.