Crowdfunding

Awesome Tech You Can’t Buy Yet: Wearable Chargers and More

At any given moment, there are approximately a zillion different crowdfunding campaigns happening on the web. Take a stroll through Kickstarter or Indiegogo and you’ll find no shortage of weird, useless, and downright stupid projects out there — alongside some real gems. We’ve cut through the fidget spinners and janky iPhone cases to round up the …

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Women Are Turning to Crowdfunding Because They’re Shut Out of Traditional Lending

The gender pay gap is real, pervasive, and expansive, and it occurs across almost all industries and occupations. In fact, it isn’t just about traditional employment—even small business owners seeking financing face similar issues.   Welcome to the funding gap. According to data collected and analyzed by Fundera, female entrepreneurs receive fewer loans, of smaller …

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5 Tips for Outsmarting a Cash-Flow Crisis

Entrepreneurs are natural dreamers. They see a vision and they’re crazy enough to try and build it for themselves. But there’s one thing that can hamstring any dream: cash-flow problems. Less than three-percent of small businesses started in 2011 are still operational. Your ability to manage cash-flow effectively will determine your ability to grow, or …

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Is Your Startup Ready for Equity Crowdfunding? 7 Questions to Ask 

If all you know of crowdfunding for startups is the world of Kickstarter, you’re missing out on a booming opportunity to raise money online. Equity crowdfunding (aka crowdinvesting) is not right for every startup, but for some entrepreneurs, it can be a terrific way to raise capital and get great investor expertise for your small …

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Hottest Alternative Lending Options Available for Small Businesses

By Chad Otar If you need capital for a small or medium-sized business, you will benefit from discovering the hottest alternative lending options. Whether you need money to launch a new company or require a cash infusion to operate or expand your existing business, understanding the choices that are out there will empower you to …

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The Comprehensive Guide to Marketing Your Crowdfunding Campaign

The Comprehensive Guide to Marketing Your Crowdfunding Campaign

The Comprehensive Guide to Marketing Your Crowdfunding Campaign Published 09/26/2016 by Jayson DeMers | 1 Comment Update 1: This post is now available as a downloadable PDF! Get it here for free. So you’ve decided to crowdfund your business. Or yourself. Or anything, really. You’re not alone. Crowdfunding has skyrocketed in popularity, and …

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