Crowdfunding

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Richard Branson on How to Raise Money When You're Just Starting Out
Raising Capital

Richard Branson on How to Raise Money When You're Just Starting Out

There are other options besides big time investors.
Richard Branson
Mensch on a Bench: How This Toy Went from Kickstarter to 'Shark Tank' in Two Years
Shark Tank

Mensch on a Bench: How This Toy Went from Kickstarter to 'Shark Tank' in Two Years

Inspired by his son's 'elf envy,' the Mensch on a Bench creator Neal Hoffman is taking the toy landscape by storm – and is hoping to do the same with the 'sharks.'
Nina Zipkin
How Doing the Simple Startup Math Helps Avoid Overwhelm
Starting a Business

How Doing the Simple Startup Math Helps Avoid Overwhelm

Getting a handle on your basic numbers makes goals less abstract and keeps perspective on your progress.
Nathan Resnick
Is Crowdfunding a Disaster Waiting to Happen?
Crowdfunding

Is Crowdfunding a Disaster Waiting to Happen?

Equity crowdfunding has serious shortcomings compared with proven alternatives.
John Mullins
Think Carefully Before Seeking Funding (Infographic)
Startup Basics

Think Carefully Before Seeking Funding (Infographic)

Ask yourself some simple questions before you pursue funding.
Nina Zipkin
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Crowdfunding Campaigns Come With a Growing Price Tag
Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding Campaigns Come With a Growing Price Tag

A panoply of new services are being offered to make projects stand out. But an entrepreneur has to be prepared to spend some money.
Sally Outlaw
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SEC Delays Equity Crowdfunding Piece of JOBS Act for Another Year
Equity crowdfunding

SEC Delays Equity Crowdfunding Piece of JOBS Act for Another Year

Provision would allow entrepreneurs and small businesses to raise funds from the general public.
Kendall Almerico
Donald Trump Has Fired Himself From the Crowdfunding Business
Crowdfunding

Donald Trump Has Fired Himself From the Crowdfunding Business

His relationship with FundAnything has apparently come to a self-inflicted end.
The Recipe For Great Crowdfunding Success
Ready to Launch

The Recipe For Great Crowdfunding Success

Check out these expert tips for crowdfunding success from Entrepreneur's Ready to Launch event.
Carly Okyle
The 'Paper' Airplane to Rule Them All
Far Out Tech

The 'Paper' Airplane to Rule Them All

Say hello to the slickest little high-tech eye in the sky.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Here's a Dog Collar That Lets Humans Train Man's Best Friend From Anywhere
Technology

Here's a Dog Collar That Lets Humans Train Man's Best Friend From Anywhere

If you had this gadget on your pup, you could be keeping tabs on and talking to him right now, no matter how far apart you are.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Food-Tech Startup Dinner Lab Is Crowdfunding a Cool $2 Million -- From Its Customers
Crowdfunding

Food-Tech Startup Dinner Lab Is Crowdfunding a Cool $2 Million -- From Its Customers

The New Orleans-based pop-up event and private catering company is reaching out to its members for it's latest funding round.
Catherine Clifford
Indiegogo Tests Offering Optional Insurance to Protect Against Dubious Campaigns
IndieGoGo

Indiegogo Tests Offering Optional Insurance to Protect Against Dubious Campaigns

In the pilot program backers can pay a small fee in exchange for a guaranteed refund if the product fails to arrive within three months of its estimated delivery date.
Laura Entis
One Group Believes McDonald's Inside Churches Will Bring More Worshippers
McDonalds

One Group Believes McDonald's Inside Churches Will Bring More Worshippers

The 'McMass' project proposes an entrepreneurial way to grow church membership: Open up fast-food franchises inside.
Kate Taylor