Category: Declarations


OK, I hate to admit it, but I’m getting a bit wobbly. I’m all alone out there right now and the wolves are howling. It would be so nice to cuddle up in the warm embrace of some VC, or


The more I think about this drug analogy for credit cards, the more apt it seems. Sure, credit cards are legal, and the credit card companies — just like drug dealers — do whatever they can to get you what

Sunday Nights

The job of an entrepreneur is not clear, there are no defined job descriptions, or whatever. But boiled down, your job is to worry about everything, and then act on the things that are the most worrying. So, when do

Don’t get the wrong idea

I realized I should be clear about one thing before someone takes this the wrong way: Do NOT get in over your head with unsubstantiated hopes. If you have a solid business plan, really solid, and you have some certainty


Welcome to Credit Card VC, I’m Scott Yates. This place, I hope, will be a home for people like me: entrepreneurs starting their own high-tech company. Maybe — like me — you aren’t doing this for the first time. And