Women entrepreneurs: more credit for large projects
The celebration of International Women's Day, on March 8, leads us to reflect on the role that women play in today's society, on the state of their rights, on the achievement of those historical demands that seem to be conquered little by little. little ... And it is also an ideal date to demolish myths.
At CréditoSí , we are experts in granting credit to businesswomen and entrepreneurs who, like you, deserve the financial support they need to grow their business. Therefore, we are aware that many of the myths that associate women with the granting of mini-credits or with their ability to borrow are often false.
These are some of the "half truths" that relate Spanish women, entrepreneurs and entrepreneurs, with their ability to raise money, get into debt or lead successful projects.
Women and technology
Women and technology, a pending issue. Nothing is further from the truth, although we are used to associating male names with the great milestones in the development of the network, women know how to take better advantage of the tools that the internet provides to obtain financing, such as crowdfunding ( iFundWomen is a good example of it).
The success of women
Women star in fewer success stories than men. False. According to the latest data from the Entrepreneurship Map presented by Pennsylvania Startup, women fail less than men, although it costs them more to undertake, and one of the most powerful reasons is the conservative position that new entrepreneurs adopt when not asking for large sums of money, but when it comes to risking, spending your resources and estimating your growth forecasts.
Access credit under equal conditions
Studies published in recent years show that they are more likely to request microcredits, especially to purchase electronics, while women do so, to a lesser extent, to buy fashion. But what about the business world? Are there such differences when we talk about building and developing a business for which we need money?
One of the main obstacles faced by women entrepreneurs today is the difficulty in accessing financial resources, in fact, projects presented by women are subjected to a more exhaustive and rigorous analysis in banks that the one to which the business plans that come from men are subjected. Furthermore, in most cases, loans are kept in small amounts, women are not thought of as large investors. According to 2014 data published by the National Women's Business Council , women start their businesses with 50% less capital than men.
If as a female entrepreneur you want to move your business forward, make it grow and thus contribute to your professional development and progress and that of your family, do not hesitate, request the credit you need to fulfill your dreams, we do not value requests by gender and you can have your first credit for FREE!