Nicola Horlick, CEO of Money&Co, says the new crowdfunding platform will see individuals lending money to SMEs and setting the interest rate themselves.
As Seen on TV Chairman Kevin Harrington discusses the new crowdfunding platform. The crowd will participate in the process of choosing the best products to focus on, and the company will take advance orders on some products.
Software maker Intuit launched a competition to showcase small businesses. "The Apprentice" winner Bill Rancic shares the 4 top small business finalists who will have a chance at winning a fully paid and produced 30-second commercial during the 2014 Super Bowl.
Despite October's weakened unemployment number, CNBC's Hampton Pearson found a company in Baltimore continuing to add employees.
Jason Best, Principal at Crowdfund Capital Advisors discusses how crowdfunding - the funding of a company by selling small amounts of equity to many investors - is going to be the next big thing following micro-finance.
"Revolt represents the truth" says Sean "Diddy" Combs, Revolt TV co-founder and chairman. "Revolt has taken on the responsibility to empower the future of music," he adds. He sees opportunity because no one was taking advantage of music consumption.
Sara Blakely, Spanx founder & inventor, shares her story of how she founded her multi-billion dollar business.
In a live interview on CNBC's "Squawk Box," Sara Blakely recounts a very embarrassing moment during a BBC interview as she was promoting Spanx undergarments for women.
Sarah Brown explains why she decided to set up Pai Skincare.
Should Pai Skincare take the plunge and open its own store?
Why it's important to Pai Skincare that they manufacture their own products.
How Pai Skincare can continue to exploit the e-commerce market.
Rich Barton, Founder of Expedia and Founder of Zillow says mobile applications are the new disruptive technology.
CNBC's Steve Liesman and Bill Dunkelberg, National Federation of Independent Business, take a look at how small businesses feel about the outlook on the economy.
Tyler Dikman, CEO of LoungeBuddy, explains how he plans to make the airport experience less stressful.
How has the government shutdown affected the private sector? Abdul Baytops, CEO of One Federal Solution, says he had to furlough about 90 percent of his staff.
Bank executives met with President Obama today. CNBC speaks to Goldman Sachs CEO Blankfein and Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan about their conversation on the long-term consequences of the government shutdown.
How is Obamacare affecting small business owners? Matt Tyler, president and CEO of Vickers Engineering, and W. Beezer Molton III, president and owner of Half-Moon Outfitters, share their experience.
Eric Green, senior portfolio manager at Penn Capital Management, tells CNBC that there are a lot of opportunities in small caps and estimates a "20 percent upside" over the coming year.
CNBC's Andrea Day reports Glafira Rosales, the woman accused of master minding an art scheme, plead guilty to commit money laundering, and tax crimes related to the crime.