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Magazine Sours On Crowdfunding

The PopSlate 2 phone case million dollar crowdfunded startup is the latest big bust for Indiegogo as the crowdfunder has notified backers that it is filing bankruptcy. There will be no delivery of promised product and no backer refunds of … Continue reading

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DIY Crowdfunding Advice

In a well worn article, the Wall Street Journal rehashes advice on how to be a successful crowdfunder. Most importantly, it suggests that forming an entity (corporation or limited liability company) to protect your personal assets against (fraud) claims. You … Continue reading

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