The BizBuySell Small Business Community

  • Get Expert Advice

  •  • Find Local Service Professionals

  •  • Share Your Experiences

How to get business funding?

I've recently develop a learning management web-based platform. I'm looking for funding...around 175K to be exact. Should I contact business investors directly, such as or use a broker such as Does anyone have any suggestions? Thanks in advance.

No User Photo

Answer This Question

max 5000 characters

Web Reference (optional)

e.g., ""

Review Community Guidelines

Help keep our Community clean and on topic. The BizBuySell Community is a place where you can discuss your questions, concerns and knowledge with others you can trust. It is not OK to use this forum to solicit others for personal or financial gain, or to rant about personal issues. It's all in the guidelines.

Submit Your Answer
Answers (4)
No User Photo

Have you been looking for financing options for your business, new home purchase, construction, real estate loan, refinance, debt consolidation, personal or business purpose? Welcome to the future! Financing made easy with us. Contact us as we offer our financial service at a low and affordable interest rate of 3% for long and short loan term.Interested applicant should contact us for further loan acquisition procedures at

Aug 19, 2016
No User Photo
Lyon County, NV

Consider that you can always negotiate on your own and carry the note. There is a three step process that can help get you through the funding process.

Oct 4, 2012
No User Photo

I can help you I'm an agent for money now funding. my email address is send me your email address and I will be happy to help you.

Sep 20, 2012
No User Photo
The BAF Group LLC

If you have access to investors, go direct. If you need to source investors, Brokers are always your best bet, although I cannot speak for Keep in mind that there are a NUMBER of Brokerages out there that charge a mint up front, and you get nothing in return, in most cases. Research all Brokers (and anyone else you deal with) carefully before giving them ANY information about your idea, yourself, or ANY money!!! Moreover, is your platform eligible for a Copyright? That is essential, since there are also investors out there that would steal your concept and run with it on their own, if you are not protected. TRUST NO ONE, in these kinds of circumstances. It is vital that you protect yourself at each step in your quest.

Sep 20, 2012

Start a Discussion