What’s the difference between an angel investor and venture capitalist?

There are so many terms and concepts thrown around in the business funding world that it could use its own dictionary. One particular area where there seems to be confusion is the different types of investors. Many entrepreneurs use “angel investor” and “venture capitalist” (or “VC”) interchangeably because they consider both to be sources of funding. However, these two types of investors are actually quite different, and these differences may clarify which one is the best fit for your needs. The principal difference between angel investors and venture capitalists is … Continued