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Making A Great Pitch For Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding has quickly become a very popular way to raise money through nontraditional means. People with a great business or charity idea simply make a public plea for people to help them generate the funds necessary to pull it off. No complicated bank processes or heavy debt loads, just a simple request for people who would like to be involved. Of course, the request is becoming a little … [Read more...]

Crowdfunding 2016 Predictions: The Next Real Estate Boom?

Crowdfunding 2016 looks to be another record year as regular investors enter the funding revolution Crowdfunding is estimated to have past $30 billion this year, up more than 150% from the amount raised globally last year. Thanks to new regulations allowing anyone to invest in projects, crowdfunding 2016 could easily top $60 billion and surpass some traditional forms of finance. While peer … [Read more...]

3 Fundraising Tips that Helped Raise $110,000 [ Case Study ]

These fundraising tips helped three non-profits raise more than $110,000 in less than a year. Build them into your non-profit campaign for your own fundraising success! While social cause fundraising accounts for nearly 30% of the $10 billion+ crowdfunding market, the failure rate on non-profit campaigns is extremely high. Crowdfunding on sites like GoFundMe has taken fundraising to the masses … [Read more...]

Crowdfund Anything: Crowdfunding Research Science

 The evolving environment for science crowdfunding is opening new opportunities for crowdfunding research science. Today’s post is from Nick Dragojlovic, PhD on crowdfunding research science. Nick has studied science crowdfunding and how alternative finance can be used to finance early-state drug development. While the opportunity to crowdfunding research science on traditional platforms like … [Read more...]

Getting off the Ground with Small Business Crowdfunding

Small business crowdfunding is still misunderstood and only a few are taking advantage of the opportunities. Find out what it can mean for your small business idea. A recent survey by Manta of 1,287 businesses revealed that only 2% of small businesses reported using crowdfunding to raise money even though 67% reported not having enough funding choices. Small business crowdfunding has the … [Read more...]