Which Financial Model is Right for You?
Startup Financial Model
This model is the blank-canvas version perfect for businesses that have diverse business models or advisors that work with a variety of different types of businesses.
SFM – SaaS/App Business
This model is perfect for software businesses selling SaaS or mobile applications. All the necessary assumptions for software based businesses are clearly labeled and easy to fill-in.
SFM – Services Business
This model has customizations and assumptions that pertain to service based businesses. It will streamline accounting for labor costs and make it easy to plan the finances for service based businesses.
SFM – Product Business
This model focuses on businesses that make or sell physical products. Customizations that account for materials, logistics and other product focused businesses have been added.
Who Uses Startup Financial Model?
Creating a credible financial plan for your startup can be an overwhelming task. The Startup Financial model walks you through the important questions step-by-step. In under an hour you can have a spreadsheet that will knock the socks off your advisors and investors and you will also have the confidence given by a solid financial plan.
Investors & Advisors
The Startup Financial Model helps you cut to the chase and see a clear financial picture of the businesses you are advising or investing in. The key revenue and cost drivers can become apparent in moments and detailed financial summaries for more than 30 metrics such as cashflow, EBITDA, revenue/employee, run rate, etc.
Startup Financial Model helps you see a clear picture of your businesses key financial metrics. Even non-financially inclined executives will be surprised at how easy it is to plug-in assumptions or real data and see the effects ripple through the model and impact key metrics. Startup Financial Model will help you make better decisions faster with a clear view of financial data.
"“This is the best startup financial model on the planet. I was able to raise the venture capital I needed for my startup based in part on the credibility this model provided. Every investor that reviewed our business plan said it was the most detailed plan they’d ever seen.”"− Allan J. CEO, Robofusion
"“As an active entrepreneur and angel investor, I was pitched along with another angel investor to invest in a company that has used the Startup Financial Model for their business plan. We were stunned by the thoroughness, detail, and clarity of the model and its output. Both of us invested in the business. If you are going to pitch an investor, you need to use the Startup Financial Model.” "− Paul M., angel investor
"As SBA loan consultants, our team of associates has processed over 4,000 loans. We have reviewed over 10,000 business plans. We have never seen a model as good as this one!"− Gene B., Semper Fidelis Leadership
Erica Douglas used the Startup Financial Model to plan her startup and raise capital. You can learn how she and other entrepreneurs have used the Startup Financial model in the case studies section.
Financial Model in the World
Hundreds of customers in 60+ nations
Used with 23+ currencies
IFRS-compliant models available
What Is the Startup Financial Model?
Hundreds of customers who have used the Startup financial model to
Evaluate business opportunities | Raise capital | Advise clients | Manage financial operations
Screenshots & Features
- Key Metrics
- Income Statement
- Balance Sheet
- Cash Flow
- Scenario Analysis
Each Financial Model is based in an easy to use Excel spreadsheet that consists of eleven core sheets:
Why You Need the Startup Financial Model
The model is easy to understand, easy to use, easy to navigate, and easy to validate
The model is a detailed multi-sheet business plan that includes and connects everything from sales to staffing
The model comes with embedded instructions, user support, and step-by-step training videos
Use a financial model built on decades of experience for a reasonable price