Jump-start your start up this Fall by attending our 5 week course. Learn the basics to starting a business. Week 2: Funding your Start Up Learn different funding sources for Start Ups! Topic covered: The unfortunate reality for most entrepreneurs with an idea is that money is often a prerequisite. And, often, this need necessitates outside sources. Despite the wide array of funding sources, there are three general categories: Bootstrapping, Debt, and Equity. In this course we’ll discuss all three paths, but spend the bulk of our time on equity.