October 23, 2015

SAFEs and KISSes are both alternatives to traditional convertible notes.  SAFEs convert into equity at the next round of funding but are not debt.  KISSes can be equity or debt but are streamlined.  See the forms here: SAFE  KISS and nice comparison of variou...

September 2, 2015


A SAFE (Simple Agreement for Future Equity) is an efficient way for a company to raise pre-venture capital equity financing.  As with convertible notes, SAFEs facilitate investment now while pushing off pricing until a future equity round of funding.  SAFEs can provid...

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The following forms are publicy available for reference.  Please consult counsel before using them.


NVCA Venture Capital Documents

YCombinator Series AA 

Series Seed Documents 




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