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Crowdfunding For Alternative Treatments Can Lead To Faster Death

Steve Jobs was a smart guy until it came to his cancer. Now, it appears that others are following his lead by crowdfunding for “alternative” treatments , like coffee enemas, for their illness. A study shows that “In just the … Continue reading

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Woz Has Stopped Contributing To Crowdfunding

Steve Wozniak, the other Steve founder of Apple, is down on crowdfunding. He’s supported many campaigns in the past but complains that by the time he receives the product “they either didn’t work or didn’t do things as well as … Continue reading

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Crowdfunders Can Now Learn Startup Basics From the Experts

What does the incubator that hosted Airbnb, Dropbox and Reddit know about startups? Whatever it is,it is now willing to teach it to anyone interested in learning. YCombinator, Silicon Valley’s famous accelerator, is putting out a free online course on … Continue reading

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When I’m 64…

Pension consultants and investment advisers are beginning to create awareness of crowd funding investment opportunities for individual IRAs. One such website suggests: “Who knows, with just $2,000 of your own IRA dollars, you could be in on the next Steve … Continue reading

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