Bootstrapping – Financing with your own capital
Friends, Family, Fools – Taking capital from your friends and family
Crowd Funding – Raising funds from public individuals in exchange for some sort of product
Debt – Financing from the bank
Government Funding – Grants, Competitions, etc.
Angel Investors – Wealthy individuals investing their own money
Super Angels / Mini VCs – Groups of wealthy individuals that pool their money together
Venture Capitalist – A person who manages a fund for wealthy individuals to invest in a portfolio of companies