Grainful Receives $3.3 Million in Funding from Investors

A new brand of frozen dinners known as Grainful has just made its way into the market. Their goal is to incorporate healthy oats into their frozen dinners, and make them readily available in a wider span of areas. Recently, CircleUp Funds has trusted them with an investment of $3.3 million. This strategic financing suggested by Advantage Capital and Rand Capital should help them market their innovative new product. Grainful… Read Article →

Three Organizations Where Muslims Can Pay Zakat

Zakat is considered one of the five pillars of the Islamic faith, second only to prayer for those financially able to participate. The payment of Zakat is not considered a charitable donation, it is considered a tax or a tithe. When considering the amount to pay for Zakat the usual is 2.5% of total wealth and income above that which is needed to live a basic life. The Zakat payment… Read Article →

Connecticut Ventures Beacon of Hope

The states’ venture capital is finally seeing the light on the horizon. In the recent years, there have been many different positive developments at in Connecticut. There have been three funds that have come up to support both the small and medium sized companies. These funds will make available around $130 million in capital to these companies. This move will support the companies that are seeking growth in Connecticut. The… Read Article →