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UK Government Matches Crowdfunded Projects

The British government is supporting crowdfunding by matching amounts raised where the project is meant to preserve historic sites, places, buildings, cultures and traditions. So-called “heritage” projects that raise between £4,000 and £40,000 have their funds matched by the Heritage … Continue reading

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Crowdfunding Helps Anime Hair Salon

Slow news day, so you should know about OFF-Kai (which means “a real-life get-together between friends who primarily interact online”) the new anime hair salon in Tokyo that raised Y300,000 via crowdfunding. The beauty parlor caters to young men/women who … Continue reading

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New Crowdfunding Study Starting

You can help determine what makes crowdfunding tick. Prof. Ethan Mollick, a leading crowdfunding scholar at Wharton, is conducting a new study about crowdfunding hrough Kickstarter. Although he has listed a number of questions on his webpage, it appears that … Continue reading

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