Monthly Archives: July 2016

The Road to Philly: DNC delegates turn to crowdfunding – CNET

 Like many new graduates, Dallas Roberts wanted to celebrate the end of his studies at Western Washington University in Bellingham, Washington, with a trip. His proposed destination: Philadelphia, where he could attend the Democratic National Convention to support Bernie Sanders. … Continue reading

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Crowdfunded Real Estate: Should You Jump on the Bandwagon? – Real Estate News and Advice – realtor.com

Just about everyone these days is looking to make a few extra bucks. But with the recent stock market turmoil (thanks loads, Brexit!) and paltry interest rates making savings accounts seem only slightly better than just stuffing cash underneath your Casper mattress … Continue reading

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SME Crowdfunding Off To Slow Start | PYMNTS.com

Crowdfunding for small businesses was once a promising proposition, a business model that enables individuals to raise money for startups online to facilitate access to financing for entrepreneurs without the red tape. But reports on Wednesday (July 6) have pointed … Continue reading

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Indiegogo Expanding Beyond Crowdfunding to Be a ‘Springboard’ for Entrepreneurs

Indiegogo wants to be a whole lot more than a crowdfunding platform, its CEO says. It’s looking to position itself as a go-to “springboard” for business owners, says David Mandelbrot, who took over as CEO of the San Francisco-based company … Continue reading

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