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11 Things Not to do When Trying to Raise Capital From Family or Friends

by / ⠀Funding Startup Advice / May 16, 2012

  Q. What’s one thing NOT do when trying to raise capital from family or friends for your startup? The following answers are provided by the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only nonprofit organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. The YEC promotes entrepreneurship as a solution to unemployment and underemployment and provides entrepreneurs with access to tools, mentorship, and resources that support each stage of their business’s development and…