Category: Funding & Finances (Page 2 of 14)

Play it Safe with Y Combinator’s SAFE: Simple Agreement for Future Equity

Every founder should look into the “Safe Financing Documents” by Y Combinator.

The Safe (simple agreement for future equity) is intended to replace convertible notes in most cases, and we think it addresses many of the problems with convertible notes while preserving their flexibility. In addition to being simpler and clearer, we intend the safe to remain fair to both investors and founders.

These are new, so not all investors accept them yet. But they will eventually become a viable alternative to traditional convertible notes.

The Truth About Venture Capital in New York

How do you get VC funded in NY city? Find out…


  • Brad Burnham, Partner, Union Square Ventures
  • Amish Jani, Founder & Managing Director, FirstMark Capital
  • Brian Hirsch, Managing Partner, Tribeca Venture Partners
  • David Silverman, Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers
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