Archive for November, 2016

Common Reg A+ Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

There is more and more evidence that at this early stage in the Reg A+ funding market that companies must resonate strongly with consumer investors to succeed. That appeal, plus first rate marketing with front loaded impact and budget, is required to bring in consumer investors and to prove traction early. Even in offerings that […]

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How to Succeed with Your Reg A+ Offering

There is more and more evidence that at this early stage in the Reg A+ funding market, companies must resonate strongly with consumer investors to succeed. That appeal, plus first rate marketing with front loaded impact and budget, is required to bring in consumer investors and to prove traction early. Even in offerings that are […]

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The Surprising State of Equity Crowdfunding Post-JOBS Act

From savings to banking to investing… finance is moving online. With this, we’re seeing the disruption of venture capital brought about by new laws that may change the game for how entrepreneurs can raise funding and who can invest. As the CEO of equity investment platform Crowdfunder.com, I was part of a small leadership group […]

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3 Essentials to Succeeding at Equity Crowdfunding

The new regulations grant access to vast new reservoirs of capital, but it’s early days yet and the best strategies for tapping them are only now becoming discernible. New equity crowdfunding regulations that began taking effect last year have transformed the landscape for both entrepreneurs and investors in America. By enabling non-accredited individuals (the vast […]

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Bigger Social Network = More Money Raised Crowdfunding

The Regulation CF market is only a few months old but data on successful crowdfunding campaigns is starting to percolate to the surface.  Reg CF, created by Title III of the JOBS Act, allows small and emerging companies the ability to raise up to $1 million online. Retail equity crowdfunding has already seen many successful […]

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Regulation Crowdfunding Welcomes Non-Accredited Investors

Regulation Crowdfunding is another step forward to allow non-accredited investors to participate in online investment opportunities. Born from Title III of President Obama’s 2012 Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act, Regulation CF provides access to alternative investments through online equity crowdfunding. Regulation CF platforms differ from reward or donation-based sites such as Kickstarter or Indiegogo by […]

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Crowdfunding Experts Spill Their Secrets for a Successful Campaign

“You guys are getting stuff we charge a lot for,” said crowdfunding advisor Justin Giddings, who is also known as The Kickstarter Guy. Giddings was speaking at a recent crowdfunding panel with fellow startup experts Adam Goyer of Blak Box Group, Dustin Dye of Expert Dojo, and panel moderator Ryan Foland. Addressing attendees at the […]

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