Access to Capital CIRCUIT

Securing capital to grow and scale a business is one of the biggest challenges facing women entrepreneurs. In the Access to Capital Circuit, we will explore this issue and offer practical information to help secure funding, credit and investment.

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Understanding how to access capital

Have you wondered what you can do to better understand your business’ finances and how to access capital? Bank of America’s recent Women’s Business Owner Spotlight survey found that 68% percent of women small business owners say they face greater challenges than their male counterparts in accessing capital. Hear from a seasoned Bank of America Small Business Banker on how to raise capital, the 5 C’s of credit and tips for managing cash flow.

Presented by Bank of America

A Panel discussion on Your Financial Picture

In this session, a panel of key financial advisors will help WBEs navigate the financial and banking landscape. Business bankers will discuss how you can find and manage the money needed to start and run a successful business, as well as how to take it to the next level while managing cashflow. A certified public accountant will also discuss relevant tax law changes that you should be aware of. More importantly, the panel will talk about how to build relationships with your core team of financial advisors for greater success.

Presented by Capital One


case study discussions with bank of america

Join a case study discussion with seasoned Bank of America Bankers to understand sources of capital and what information you need to apply for financing. Bring your own business questions to discuss with the experts.

one-on-one coaching with Capital One

Stop by for a one-on-one, personalized meeting with business bankers. Come ready to discuss your current financials and goals. You can bring your business plan, mission statement, as well as income and expense information to enrich the conversation.