News and Articles About Crowdfunding
A look at the eye-popping growth of the crowdfunding industry.
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Tens, a sunglass company, which provide a 'real life photo filter' has more than doubled its crowdfunding goal on the first day of its Indiegogo campaign.
Barbell Denim met its funding goal in 47 minutes. It has since raised more than 34 times its initial crowdfunding target.
Mandy Calara created an online crowdfunding platform that lets the friends, family and community of potential franchisees become investors.
The Lix pen shot past its fundraising goal in no time. The campaign, now in its second day, has raised almost $250,000.
Grand St., a curator of independently made electronics and related gear, is one of the few channels to tackle the sprawling maker marketplace.
CrowdRise, a for-profit site founded by the 'Fight Club' star that fuses social networking with charitable activism, raised $23 million in its latest fundraising round.
As the SEC works on final regulations for equity-based crowdfunding, one of the pervasive fears has been that non-professional investors will be swindled by fraudsters. But is there really reason to worry?
In-person events for financial prospecting provide benefits that online platforms don't: gathered masses, a pool of dedicated dollars and a chance to receive immediate project feedback.
Investors have shown the most interest in dumping their dollars into real-estate deals since the SEC's historic lifting of the general solicitation ban.
Prefundia offers investors a sneak peek at your idea before the funding search begins.
Recent editorials show that the difference between rewards-based and equity crowdfunding is misunderstood.
How one phone case company, which already beat its goal, prepared for its sophomore effort.
AOL co-founder Steve Case shares his views on the hits and misses of the two-year-old JOBS Act.
The Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act, signed into law on April 5, 2012, fundamentally changed the fundraising landscape for entrepreneurs. Here's a look at what has changed and what's next.
Venture capital and angel investors are sinking money into startups that are innovating the way that buildings are bought.
Clay Hebert, the founder of Crowdfunding Hacks, has helped 40 entrepreneurs raise $4 million on Kickstarter and Indiegogo.
From futuristic tech to a museum, many of these projects blew up their funding goals.
PayPal and the crowdfunding community have clashed in the past, but the payments company is turning over a new leaf.
Scoring hidden minutes and efficiently using them are critical to an entrepreneur's success
A professional electrician came up with an alternative to the night light. And people are going crazy for his invention.
Two brothers from Idaho have come up with an alternative to the sock that prevents your shoes from stinking and still gives you a stylish, no-sock look.