Finding it difficult or confusing to understand the difference between debt and equity financing?

Simply stated, debt securities are loans that pay out interest over time, while equity securities confer ownership in a company (think about this in terms of the equity you accumulate through your home mortgage).

The chart below provides more detail in laying out the differences between the two so you can more readily determine which option is better for you in a given circumstance.

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