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A good cause + nostalgia + that song = over 100,000 backers who have raised nearly $5 million dollars for the project on the platform so far.
When you no longer need their money, investor will flock to your business. The trick is keeping the bills paid until then.
The domain registrar is partnering with PayPal, Stripe and Dwolla to create a package deal for small businesses to manage their finances.
There are five stages of new ventures. Each one will determine who you should seek funding from.
Our expert Jon Elvekrog provides insight on how media startups should discuss milestones and scalability to investors.
If the team behind Swarm gets its way, its Bitcoin-based crowdfunding platform will be seen by entrepreneurs as 'Kickstarter on steroids.'
While crowdfunding has become a popular means of raising investment by giving rewards, there are some emerging platforms that want to take crowdfunding one step further.
The pros and cons of semi-monthly and bi-weekly pay periods -- yes, there is a big difference.
While many entrepreneurs are clamoring to get their hands on some outside funding, some founders aren't really down with that strategy.
Crowdfunding platform Kickstarter released a manifesto that explores why campaigns involving wallets, money clips and card holders are so popular on the site.
Raising funds on a platform such as Kickstarter can drive you a little crazy. Here are four things to keep in mind so that doesn't happen.
Here's what to do after pushed aside all thoughts of the dwindling bank account but now know that you must seriously grapple with it.
Investors want to protect their stake, entrepreneurs want to keep control. There is room to negotiate.
This source of raising capital can secure significant cash for a startup as well as publicity and contacts.
Often entrepreneurs focus on the wrong things during a pitch session, resulting in a strikeout instead of a home run.
Scott Salyers, the supervising casting producer for ABCs hit show, offers tips for pitching investors.
The SEC is considering higher financial thresholds for accredited investors. That might not limit angel financing as much as feared.
A recent study found that Millennials are holding more than half of their assets in cash, making them as financially conservative as the World War II generation.
Hint: Its not because I ran out of money.
An analysis on the relatively new world of crowdfunding provides many answers to common questions.
The crowdfunding platform has officially created homes for two of its popular project areas.
No matter what valuation method you choose, plan your exit strategy for your company far in advance.
Crowdfunding Platform Raises $4 Million to Fund Its Own Growth By -- You Guessed It! -- Crowdfunding.
Equity crowdfunding platform SeedInvest just completed its Series A round of funding by reaching out to investors through its own platform.
You are choosing investors as much as they are choosing you. Here are five questions to ask potential investors to make sure you are on the same page.
A roundup of useful tips and best practices for creating a campaign that meets or exceeds its funding goal.