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The Key To Crowdfunding Success: Be An Attractive Woman

If life isn’t unfair enough, The Atlantic noted that beautiful people attract more crowdfunding money than those that are not. Thin, white attractive women gain more donations than heavier, darker women or men. Men who donate to attractive women tend … Continue reading

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Women Best Men At Crowdfunding

Better get a woman on your team. Turns out that women are 61% more likely than men to reach their crowdfunding goals on Indiegogo and 13% more likely on Kickstarter. In the equity arena, CircleUp, a consumer products funding portal … Continue reading

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