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What is funding?

Funding is the act of providing financial resources, usually in the form of money, or other values such as effort or time, to finance a need, program, and project, usually by an organization or company. Generally, this word is used when a firm uses its internal reserves to satisfy its necessity for cash, while the term financing is used when the firm acquires capital from external sources.

Who Should Get Funding?
The UK is the heaven of fundraising if you be aware of how you should do it since the funding world is really complex. Every business needs money to level up. Start-ups often feel the necessity of raising fund. But they should know that not all of the seed businesses need fund. So how should you as an entrepreneur know that? The answer is a question again!
SHOULD YOU GET FUNDING AT ALL?!
If you need fund for your business cause you are sure that it’s going to help your business grow faster, and it won’t result in lack of control over your business or stop you from focusing on trying hard to earn money out of your business, then seriously forget about it!

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Business ideas for 2019: Luxury pet care

Animal-loving entrepreneurs, make 2019 the year you start a luxury pet care business, which is essentially childcare or deluxe pampering for pets. Whether that’s taking dogs for walks in the countryside, offering luxurious accommodation for cats while people go away or all-day dog-sitting services in a tailormade setting, many pet parents now need care services for their beloved furry little friends.
According to the Pet Data Report 2018 published by the Pet Food Manufacturers’ Association (PFMA), 45% of households in the UK own a pet, increasing to 53% for households that have children.
With figures like these, savvy would-be business owners could do well to tap into the potential returns that a niche, luxury pet care business could bring. Already popular overseas, we predict that 2019 is the year the trend will really kick off in the UK.
We first called it in 2015, then again in 2016, and still our love of pets shows no signs of slowing down in the UK.
According to the Pet Data Report 2018 published by the Pet Food Manufacturers’ Association (PFMA), 45% of households in the UK own a pet, increasing to 53% for households that have children.
With figures like these, savvy would-be business owners could do well to tap into the potential returns that a niche, luxury pet care business could bring. Already popular overseas, we predict that 2019 is the year the trend will really kick off in the UK.

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Business ideas for 2019: Inclusive children’s products

From books with diverse characters, to educational toys and gender-neutral clothing, discover why 2019 is the year to launch an inclusive children’s business.
Inclusive children’s products encompass a wide range of items, from the clothes children wear, to the toys they play with and the books they read, to name but a few. What unites them is the aim of appealing to the biggest variety of children possible and reflecting the many different forms of diversity.
The children’s industry has been experiencing a number of significant changes in the past few years.
The departure of Toys ‘R’ Us from the UK children’s toy industry in 2018 is just one example of such disruption, and more widely these changes suggest there’s room for children’s start-ups to launch with fresh approaches

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Business ideas for 2019: Microblading

Brows on fleek to business peak – how the miracle microblading revolution could be your next business win.
“Eyebrows on fleek” was a 2014 phenomenon that took the world by storm. The simple phrase, coined by teenage Vine user Peaches Monroe, marked the start of the big brow boom, positioning brows as the facial accessory of the decade.
With #onfleek and #browsonfleek garnering a combined total of over four million Instagram posts – the craze is definitely not over. If anything, the brow trend is gaining momentum.
In recent years, microblading has emerged as the new must-have-now brow look. Along with its sister trends, nanoblading and microfeathering, there are now more ways than ever to achieve perfect eyebrows 24/7.

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