A local real estate mogul has used a personal line of credit to fund over $2 million worth of loans to upstart entrepreneurs in Germantown. It's part of a holistic training program that encourages local residents to rehab homes and keeps dollars in the community. Now the idea is spreading.
A Pennsylvania startup has developed a free website and mobile app that connects pet owners with nutritionists, trainers, groomers, vets and other pet professionals. The company has already secured millions in funding.