(shmooz-biz) n. 1. the gateway for entrepreneurs, startups, investors, and service providers focused on building relationships within the crowdfunding community. 2. an online networking environment for crowdfunding. 3. a crowdfunding forum
The potential impacts of crowdfunding on the economy and entrepreneurship are staggering. But while rewards-based crowdfunding provides the lowest cost capital a company can raise, not everyone is a winner in this finance model. “Isn’t it a shame that
In less than three weeks, rock legend and Pono CEO Neil Young has collected nearly $6.2 million without having to go hat in hand to traditional venture capitalists. With only a listing on the growing Crowdfunder site and investment reform on Capitol Hill,
The definition for an Accredited Investor is about to change!The SEC is reviewing an increase to the income and asset requirement for all Accredited Investors. This would tighten the availability of Angel capital for all Startups.
This Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign failed the first time around in 2013. The first incarnation was a little shy of a $125,000 goal. However, after learning some valuable lessons and doing better prep work, the second time was a charm.