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Michael Ibberson: By offering perks through the website, are you concerned that some projects will take the lazy route and rely solely on what GreedyGiver offers? How important is it for projects to put in the time and create a series of unique, representative rewards?

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Crowdfunding is the new trend and one of the easiest ways to raise funds for your business or project. But as simple as it is, it can be difficult to raise your target goal. That was not the case with some of these successes, for example a potato salad that raised over $50,000! Read More
By now, all and sundry familiar with the crowdfunding industry know that the real estate sector is booming. Narrowing the focus here, however, let’s look at hospitality crowdfunding specifically – projects that fundraise hotels. This is a little less common, but advantageous nonetheless to interest Read More
Investor protection is a key part of any legislation that seeks to open up opportunities to the general public. Read More
The US is the first and only country in the world actually changing its charters to allow crowdfunding for equity to roam freely among its citizens. Read More
For traditional loans, applicants need a credit score above 700 to be eligible for approval. Although numerous options exist for those denied by the banks, debt crowdfunding has emerged as a popular and viable choice for those in need of personal and professional financing. This is because leading Read More
Rather than ‘thank-you’s’ or perks for crowdfunding campaigns, equity crowdfunding consists of actually buying a percentage of a company in exchange for funding. This allows everyday people access to investments in startups, which has traditionally only been available to accredited investors and in Read More
Many young entrepreneurs are programmed to think that getting an enormous payday from a VC is the only way to move their startup forward, and they choose to focus on the dollar signs instead of building a company that can last and thrive within its means.
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