The 3rd Annual Global Crowdfunding Convention & Bootcamp will be held on Oct 23-25th. Spend time with the pioneers and leaders of the crowdfunding industry. Take a break from your employees and your clients and interact, listen and learn how to raise capital from the crowd. Meet, network, and learn how billions of dollars have been raised using crowdfunding. This is an event where you can connect, collaborate and support each other as we build the greatest crowdfunding community across the globe.
Mark Robison reports in today’s Reno Gazette-Journal Northern Nevada entrepreneurs often complain about how there’s not enough investment capital here to help their start-ups get off the ground. So rather than hitting up traditional investors, many try to raise funds by getting the public to support their dreams through crowdfunding campaigns. Crowdfunding is when people […]
On October 23, 2013, the SEC voted unanimously to propose Regulation Crowdfunding,  the rules related to the offer and sale of securities through crowdfunded private offerings, as set forth in Title III of the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (“JOBS”) Act. FINRA then published its proposed rules governing the licensing and regulation of so-called “funding […]
Get an insider’s look into the game-changing crowdfunding industry with a special two-day training session in Las Vegas! Crowdfunding is transforming the economy by providing millions of entrepreneurs and small business owners with a powerful new tool for accessing investment capital from their social network and beyond. COMPREHENSIVE CROWDFUND TRAINING: Creating a Successful Investment-Based Crowdfunding […]
In last month’s column, we looked at the advantages and disadvantage of debt versus equity, or borrowing money versus having investors. This month, we’ll look at possible investors for your business. The first two are within the reach of most businesses, while the latter two are options for a very specific – and small – […]
For all the hype around small businesses raising money by selling equity stakes to individuals online, no one knows what this type of crowdfunding will actually look like. Since Congress relaxed securities laws this spring to make it easier for entrepreneurs to fund their businesses, a slew of new middlemen are trying to position themselves […]
Back in the gold rush days, the smart people were not the ones heading for the hills to dig holes. The smart people were selling picks and shovels. Crowdfunding is like that. With everyone and his brother now founding a startup, the smartest entrepreneurial play could be to set up a crowdfunding site to provide […]