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AIG Introduces Crowdfunding Insurance

American International Group (AIG) has launched a new insurance product developed specifically to protect investors on equity crowdfunding platforms against issuer fraud. The new Crowdfunding Fidelity product from AIG protects individual...

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The 3 P's of Crowdfunding Campaign Success

Show me an entrepreneur with a big idea, and I'll show you someone who has considered crowdfunding. The popularity of Kickstarter and Indiegogo (and the many others) doesn't necessarily correlate to a successful crowdfunding...

The Truth About Crowdfunding

Those looking to crowdfund the development of their projects, products, or ideas may want to go in another direction, as m ost crowdfunding campaigns do not meet their fundraising goals . In fact, between 69 and 89 percent of projects...

Crowdfunding Comes to Etsy

Etsy has unveiled a new crowdfunding pilot program designed to help sellers grow their business and create new products. The program, dubbed Fund on Etsy , enables anyone to participate in a new product’s journey, which can also...

Need to Raise Money? Why Not Try Crowdfunding

Over the past few years raising money through crowdsourcing has skyrocketed in popularity leading to the creation of many successful sites like Kickstarter and GoFundMe. Massolution , a research firm specializing in the crowdsourcing...

Developers! Crowdfunding Campaigns Need You

Working on projects they are passionate about is something many designers and developers seek, but where do those opportunities come from? Founded this year, Weadeo is a platform that connects “Ideamakers” (or entrepreneurs...

Launch Your Very Own Crowdfunding Platform

Crowdtilt is publicly releasing its open source, white-label platform dubbed CrowdtiltOpen for businesses looking to launch their own crowdfunding platform. The product, previously called Crowdhoster, has been rebranded and relaunched...

PayPal Loosens, Clarifies Crowdfunding Policies

Payment processing service/platform PayPal has for some time taken heat over its practice of freezing crowdfunding funds, but the eBay company recently did an about face on the issue. The payments juggernaut provided some details on...

Why Crowdfunding is Potentially Harmful to Inventors

:: By Edward Lakatis, Idea Design Studio :: Today, everybody is familiar with websites such as Kickstarter and IndieGoGo. The crowdfunding phenomenon has been kicked into high gear, in part by recent manifestations over the last couple...

Crowdfunding Campaigns Get Double the Exposure

Crowdfunding campaigns now have the ability to receive double the exposure, thanks to a new feature from the Indiegogo platform that enables campaigns to be embedded on websites. The feature, dubbed Indiegogo Outpost, is being launched...

Get Funded: A Look at Funding Options for Startups

There’s no golden ticket hidden in the options for funding a startup in the 2014 economy. Credit cards, savings, loans and gifts from friends and family still top the list, but it’s worth exploring other options like crowdfunding...

WePay Sees Massive Growth; Crowdfunding in Focus

The popularity of crowdfunding is accelerating rapidly and technology solutions have emerged which are capitalizing on the trend. The WePay platform, for example, recently announced that it is now processing up to $1.5 million per...

Crowdfunding Advice From a Pro

Entrepreneurs turn to crowdfunding for a variety of reasons, but turning concept into reality certainly tops the list. But where does a company start? At the beginning, of course. When introducing a project, clearly explaining the...

Trends: Crowdfunding on Fire

Crowdfunding captures the Web's attention According to a recently released research from massolution , over a million crowdfunding campaigns raised $2.7 billion in 2012 and that number is expected to double again this year (2013...

WM’s Quick Guide to Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding (not to be confused with crowdsourcing – although somewhat related) has rocketed to popularity of the past twelve months with numerous successes being reported from the likes of KickStarter and others. But relying...

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