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7 Reasons to Avoid Crowdfunding

In the wake of tight credit markets, crowdfunding — also known as crowdsourcing — arose as a source to provide capital to startups, especially the creative types. This new form of equity financing enables a company to raises funding through small contributions from a large… Read More

Crowdfunding: there may be trouble ahead as Kickstarter launches in the UK

Crowdfunding has been hailed by creatives as an exciting new way to raise capital for self-generated projects, allowing entrepreneurs to crowdsource investment from friends, family and third-party investors. But some industry professionals are warning that crowdfunding is a legal disaster waiting to happen. During the… Read More