Chances are, save for retirement has a near-permanent spot on your to-do list. You know saving for retirement makes sense, but deep down, your retirement plan is to live off (or sell) the business you are busy building today.
What a difference a month — and a change in weather — can make: a new report shows that after plunging 11.4% in March, new home sales rebounded in April, rising nearly 7% in the first full month of spring and jumping 26% over sales reported in April of last year.
You're a smart entrepreneur. You have a good idea. Your pitch is spot-on. So why can't you raise money? It's usually this simple: You're thinking like an entrepreneur, not an investor, so you're not getting through the "second filter".