The Native Hostel and Bar & Kitchen raised $396,500 from 227 investors
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Create and Launch
From crafting and designing your content to helpingyou file the necessary paperwork, our team of financial, legal and marketing specialists will help you at every step.
Promote and Get Funded
Tap into our expert marketing, advertising and PRsupport. We’ll provide you the tools and support to raise funds successfully.
Repay and Engage
NextSeed provides investor management support thatstreamlines your monthly payments, investor updates, reward fulfillment and even their annual tax forms.
$50,000 – $1 million
With a term loan, you have a fixed
This is great for businesses with steady cash flow and the ability to start making payments immediately. Plus, there's no prepayment penalty, so you can simply pay off the whole thing early.
Revenue Sharing Loans
$100,000 – $1 million
With revenue sharing loans, you're
This is great for new businesses that have a ramp up time (i.e. construction) or are driven by seasonality. The structure can give you the flexibility you need to succeed.
|Bank||Merchant Cash||Equity Investors|
|Total cost APR¹||Total cost APR¹||
Term Loans 10–18%
Revenue Sharing Loans 15-25%
|7 – 15%||50%||30%+|
|21+ days||2 – 9 months||14+ days||3 – 9 months|
|Security||Security||Flexible collateral terms||Personal guarantee and asset collateral required||Daily Cash Withdrawal||Variable|
|Capital Base||Capital Base||
Community, potential fans
|Bank||Institutional lenders||Typically accredited Investors|
|Additional Fees¹||Additional Fees¹||
5 – 10% success fee
|3 – 8% origination fee||3 – 10% origination fee||Expensive legal fees|
|Marketing benefits||Marketing benefits||
Platform for storytelling
Small army of advocates
Expert marketing consultation
¹ For illustrative purposes only based on general market terms.
Specific rates offered and fees required by specific lenders or investors may vary drastically based on facts and circumstances.
Handling all required banking, escrow and payment processing fees paid to third-party providers.
Helping you design and create your campaign content.
Assisting the preparation of legal disclosures and the filing of required legal documents with the SEC.
Marketing, advertising and PR guidance for your campaign.
Facilitating Q&A during the offering.
Collecting investment commitments and distributing funds to you.
Servicing your note payments to your underlying investors.
Preparing and distributing tax forms to investors at the end of the year.
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