How, When & Why VCs Do “Due Diligence” Pre and Post Term Sheet

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How does Due Diligence Work?

How long does it take? What does it cost?

How do I get VC Funding?

What is Due Diligence (DD)?

Step 1 — Preparation

Step 2 — Startup Review

Step 3 — Technical & Legal Review

Step 4 — Data Collection

Step 5 — Post-DD

How Does Due Diligence Take Place?

Pre & Post Term Sheet DD

Pre & Post Investment DD

Duration of Due Diligence

Cost of Due Diligence

Why Do Venture Capitalists Conduct Due Diligence?

How Does Due Diligence Help?

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