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Equity Crowdfunding Problems

Equity Crowdfunding Problems – Let’s Start With Where’s All The Money? Equity crowdfunding problems are impossible to ignore considering the top ten equity crowdfunding websites raised less than $100 million collectively during the first nine months of 2020.  With years to ramp up and grow why isn’t this number much higher? Say… a billion dollars? […]

StartEngine Starring Mr Wonderful

StartEngine Starring Mr Wonderful

StartEngine Starring Mr Wonderful – Sharktank Shark Kevin O’Leary loves numbers but gets his StartEngine numbers wrong. StartEngine commercials have been playing all day on CNBC and Fox Business News endlessly for weeks.  The thing is, the StartEngine Starring Mr Wonderful commercials are shockingly inaccurate.  I won’t go so far as to claim false advertising […]

equity v reward crowdfunding

Equity vs Reward Crowdfunding

Equity vs Reward Crowdfunding – A Fork in The Road for Startups You come up with the idea for the next big thing.  The trouble is your choice of capital; equity vs reward crowdfunding.  Now more than ever banks are very tightfisted when it comes to business loans, the VC market has many barriers to […]

equity crowdfunding traction

Equity Crowdfunding Traction

Why Equity Crowdfunding Traction is Critical to Crowdfunding Success. To scare you straight on how important equity crowdfunding traction is let’s visit the graveyard of dead or dying equity crowdfunding platforms.  In all fairness, there are a few platforms listed that are active – a few are vibrant.  Most aren’t.  The vast majority are dead.  […]

Coronavirus Investment Guide

Coronavirus Investment Guide

Coronavirus Investment Guide – Where To Put Your Money Now. March Madness isn’t just about basketball anymore.  A coronavirus investment guide has become necessary in light of the stock market cratering in historic ways last week.  Investors seeking safe havens are coming up short; gold is down and so is Bitcoin. Putting money in treasury […]

equity crowdfunding vs reward crowdfunding

Equity Crowdfunding Vs Reward Crowdfunding

Equity Crowdfunding Vs Reward Crowdfunding Raise capital or generate sales? The equity crowdfunding vs reward crowdfunding debate has an answer. Many small companies seeking to put their company on the map see crowdfunding as far more attractive than traditional loans or venture capital.  As a subset of that thinking, many companies choose to bypass equity […]

Attracting Equity Crowdfunding Investors

Attracting Equity Crowdfunding Investors – Whales vs. Minnows When it comes to attracting equity crowdfunding investors it’s more than just another numbers game. While determining the best path to attracting equity crowdfunding investors is steeped in math,  the bigger picture tilts towards logic. The first factor to consider is your funding goal.  The most popular […]

Equity Crowdfunding Comes of Age

Equity Crowdfunding Comes of Age

Equity Crowdfunding Comes of Age – Raising More Money and Building Bigger Companies Faster. When it comes to equity crowdfunding what a difference a few months can make.  Back in December when Bitcoin was at $20,000 and investors in cryptocurrency all together were making tons of money on an hourly and daily basis, equity crowdfunding […]

Equity Crowdfunding Promotion

Raising Capital Through Crowdfunding? Put Equity Crowdfunding Promotion at the Top of Your List. Equity crowdfunding is emerging as the funding tool of choice for companies of all stripes and sizes from startups to corporations listed on stock exchanges.  We’ve seen a stumbling block for equity crowdfunders that their kissing cousins in the reward crowdfunding […]

Equity Crowdfunding Book Review

EQUITY CROWDFUNDING – The Complete Guide for Startups and Growing Companies Nathan Rose, a recent guest on our crowdfunding podcast, has penned the seminal book on equity crowdfunding. We’re making some history here because we’ve never published a crowdfunding book review before. There’s generally no point in doing so as nearly every crowdfunding book published […]

Crowdfunding Campaigns in 2017

Crowdfunding Campaigns In The Year Ahead – What to Expect Talk of crowdfunding campaigns on the eve of New Year’s Eve? Sure. Why not? Before you make your plans for tomorrow night or start your own new year’s eve party planning spend a few minutes seeing what’s next and new in 2017. And we’re talking […]

Real Estate Crowdfunding – The Dawn of a New Era

Real Estate Crowdfunding is The Dawn of a New Era of Real Estate Capital Formation. 2015 was an interesting year for equity crowdfunding with the steady progress of tangible JOBS act rules pertaining to equity crowdfunding which led to a sharp increase in activity, particularly in the real estate crowdfunding sector. We know. We’ve done […]

The Impact of the JOBS Act on the Future of Crowdfunding.

Many of you are well aware of the fact that the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act was signed into law by President Barack Obama on the 5th of April, 2012. Since then, there have been debates throughout the nation concerning the way this new Act will change the way people and organizations will go […]

Crowdfunding Trends in 2015: The Year of the Startup Part 2

It came to light today that Kickstarter ended up raising $529 million for crowdfunding projects in 2014 – roughly 10% more money than they raised for crowdfunding campaigns than in 2013. All told – 22,252 crowdfunding projects succeeded which is also a record for Kickstarter. It’s safe to say that Indiegogo saw similar increases in […]

The Legal Aspects of Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding is the latest and probably the most preferred alternative for businesses and individuals to fund their startup ventures. The crowdfunding model followed by most of the crowdfunding platforms allows the project owners to present their projects to potential donors. In return of a small token gift, these people donate money to get the project […]

Crowdfunding Q & A with Vision Launch CEO, Marc Zorn

CFB) What are some of the current challenges you see crowdfunders face when trying to raise funds for their projects? MZ) The rewards-based creative field is primarily my area of expertise, and much of what I say may not apply to the other forms of crowdfunding, so I will answer your questions from that perspective. […]