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How to Spot a Bogus Crowdfunding Campaign ...

Crowdfunding is the duct tape of the fundraising universe: it can be used for (almost) everything! From disaster relief...

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First Crowdfunded Real Estate Project Payi...

Being raised in both a real estate family an in the social generation has made Ben Miller a visionary when it comes to ...

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Kickstarter Ups The Ante With Staff Picks ...

Competition for exposure on Kickstarter just went up a level. By introducing "Staff Picks", Kickstarter is acting on the...

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    How to Spot a Bogus Crowdfunding Campaign in 2016
    Crowdfunding is the duct tape of the fundraising universe: it can be used for (almost) everything! From disaster relief to television series reboots, crowdfunding was perhaps the most popular fundraising model of 2015, gross...
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    First Crowdfunded Real Estate Project Paying Off
    Being raised in both a real estate family an in the social generation has made Ben Miller a visionary when it comes to the real estate market. Previously commercial real estate was a playground for large scale investors only...
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    Kickstarter Ups The Ante With Staff Picks And Company Funding
    Competition for exposure on Kickstarter just went up a level. By introducing "Staff Picks", Kickstarter is acting on their plan to play a larger role in the selection and success of crowd funding startups. Each of Kickstarter...
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    Indiegogo Life Launched To Target Charitable Fundraisers
    Already a key player in the crowdfunding industry, today Indiegogo rolled out a new platform targeting crowdfunding for charitable giving and important life events. Called Indiegogo Life, the platform targets people that nee...
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    Crowdinvesting: Equity-Based Eureeca Attracts SEC Scrutiny
    Based in Dubai, Eureeca Capital burst onto the stage and brought the crowd with them. Operating globally, they became the first viable, equity-based, crowdfunding platform for small and medium enterprises (SMEs). Eureeca off...
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    GoldieBlox: A Parade Of Successes and Failures.
    GoldieBlox, started less than two years ago as a Kickstarter campaign, has grown into a story of crowdfunding success. Designing toys that inspire girls to learn about engineering, Debbie Sterling began her crowdfunding campa...
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    Indiegogo Offers Insurance In Beta Program.
    Scams and failed projects are quickly becoming a problem for crowdfunding websites, such as Indiegogo. Attributable to lax project guidelines, Indiegogo attracts more extreme and highly unique ideas. Unlike Kickstarter, Indi...
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    Crowdfunding: A Few Tips For Success!
    Launching a crowdfunding campaign can be a stressful and hectic process. Less than 50% of crowdfunding projects via Kickstarter and Indiegogo successfully meet their goal. A solid product idea is a must, but creating the pro...
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    Paralyzed Stray Dog Has Medical Expenses Paid For By Crowd Funders.
    In June of 2014, Meagan Penman happened upon a wounded dog dragging his hind legs as he walked. The dog, Leo, paralyzed in his rear legs and infested with tics, was wearing his skin raw as he moved. Penman was vacationing in...
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    Crowd Funding: When Enough Is Enough.
    Crowd Funding is a powerful source of soliciting capital for unique ventures. Recently, a company seeking to produce a hover board similar the one used by Marty McFly in Back To The Future Part II, raised nearly $500,000 doll...

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