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7 Ready Ways To Fund Your Online Business Idea That Needs Low Capital To Start

Low startup capital ideas are taking shape and rising as unicorns today with technology being a powerful enabler for many such ideas. If you have an online business idea and know that it needs low capital but don't have sufficient funds, here's a quick set of ways for you to get your dream going. Read ON!
Low Capital StartUps A lot of people have ideas and they wish to get the idea rolling but at times aren’t self-sufficient with funds.
With online business ideas costing lower capital at the onset they are always worth the try especially if they are a part of your dream. Here are 7 ways you can get your online business idea that needs less than £2000 rolling and LIVE.

Use your old savings

One of the ways to ensure you get started with your online business idea is to use your savings. When you are truly sure of taking the leap with your idea why not rely on your savings if you have some. While some people are of the view that investing your own savings gets you complacent on the business front, it’s still the most cushioned approach to ensure you don’t get down under with pressure if you are still experimenting with your idea.

Sell your used assets/items

What good are gadgets, furniture, bikes or other items you don’t use anymore especially when you are so passionate about your new online business idea and wish to go all out for achieving your goals. It’s best to find online portals that help you sell used items to a large market that needs it out there and you have funds at your disposal to kickstart your dream idea.

Borrow from friends/family

Low Capital StartUps If you have a circle of people who believe in you and your ideas and have learnt your passionate endeavor on this new online business idea, it’s best to seek some funds from your friends and family. It sometimes best as a loan or even a help to support your idea that comes in from your friends and family.
This also is a way that guarantees moral support at times from these people who invest with you. Do not hesitate to talk about your idea with encouraging family members and group of friends.

Avail a personal loan

Personal loans are increasingly available via various websites today. While for those who have a good track record with credit it’s relatively easier to avail, it’s also possible to avail bad credit personal loans from a large market today, which is increasingly helping people reach their dreams, against a quality return value of interest.

Use a credit card

A credit card limit of £2500 almost any day guarantees your sanction for your online business idea. You can simply swipe your card if you are very sure of being able to rotate money in your business within the first month and can assure yourself cash flow before your credit card bill due date hits you. You can always buy an additional month by paying minimum due which is smaller amount compared to total bill value and add additional time of 30 days to your business.

Win a local contest/competition

There are companies that are hosting competitions and contests for all areas of interest for startups and business ideas to participate and win awards. Ranging from £500 to £5000 they are a good opportunity to fund your next online business idea. While they aren’t the most sure shot ways to fund your business, they certainly are worth the luck they can bring in with the funds and the visibility among the audiences.

Bring a partner on board to invest

Quite often starting alone isn’t the best idea at all, especially if you can’t fulfill all the strengths the business calls for, one of which is the initial capital. If you have an interested partner willing to risk the amount for your online business idea it’s always worth having a partner in your business who takes equal or good interest in your idea and its growth. 

We hope you will find your capital and get started with your idea and bring more life to the online world with the work you accomplish. We look forward to support entrepreneurs with a dream. Feel free to share your idea in the comments below and we shall see how iU eMagazine can help your online business idea.

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Any facts, figures or references stated here are made by the author & don't reflect the endorsement of iU at all times unless otherwise drafted by official staff at iU. This article was first published here on 8th February 2018.

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