Why Crowdfund? Traditional Fundraising vs. Funding on the Web

This past summer, a friend of mine sent me a link to a website I’d never heard of along with a short message about how his friend was in need of major surgery but didn’t have health insurance to c...


Five Tips for a Successful Crowd Funding Campaign

We all have great ideas from time to time. The difference is that some of us know what to do in order to take it into the next level and some of us don’t. The good news is that help is now at ha...


5 Creative Ways to Raise Money (Without Giving up Equity)

We started Arden Reed, a custom menswear company, with only our savings. After a few months of operating, our cash had dwindled down to a few thousand dollars.  We had people knocking on our doors to...


5 Tips for Crowdsourcing Your Next Launch

With the growing popularity of crowdsourcing and the government’s efforts (as they may be) with regard to regulation of crowdfunding platforms, you may be considering using crowdfunding to finance y...