When starting a company it can be extremely difficult to find the business finance that will allow you to start operations and begin trading. This is why it is vitally important to understand the different business finance options available to start ups. Hopefully this article will be able to put forward five of the best funding options. The thing is that awareness does not equal adoption.I asked my students (today) how familiar they were with a number of mobile payment apps and some crypto-currencies. The list included Google Wallet, Bitcoin, Lemon Wallet, Ripple and Litecoin. Highlights below. N=25 sample of senior International Business Students.