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From our Library Collection

Link to Crowd Funding Services Handbook by Jason Rich in the Catalog
Link to Equity Crowdfuning by Nathan Rose in Hoopla
Link to the A to Z of Crowdfunding by Jerome Matticks in Freading
Link to Foundations of Capital Raising in Linkedin Learning
Link to Six Figure Crowd Funding by Derek Miller in Freading
Link to Crowdfunding Success Code by John Hawkins in Hoopla
Link to Kickstarter Handbook by Don Steinberg in Freading
Link to Crowdfunding Scenarios by Delmar C. Gillette in Freading
Link to Crowfunder's Strategy Guide by Jamey Stegmaier in Freading
Link to Straight Talk for Startups by Randy Komisar in the Catalog

Equity Crowdfunding

For companies that need to raise capital, there are a lot of options they can choose from, but there is no question that raising money is hard. It doesn't happen with the snap of a finger.  

Lucky for entrepreneurs, there is now another door that entrepreneurs can open to access capital: equity crowdfunding.  In essence, equity crowdfunding is raising capital from the crowd through the sale of securities (shares, convertible note, debt, revenue share, and more) in a private company (that is not listed on stock exchanges).

Equity Crowdfunding Is Raising Capital From The Crowd Online.  
Anyone can invest in your offering under equity crowdfunding. You can think of it as similar in function to a Kickstarter or Indiegogo campaign, in which potential investors visit a funding portal website and can explore different equity crowdfunding investment opportunities. There are certain restrictions, in that you have to be over 18 and there are limits on how much capital an individual can invest based on their income and net worth. Continue reading from Forbes

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Listen to Podcasts

Link to Adventure Capital! Podcast on iHeart
Link to Art of the Kickstart Podcast on Apple Podcasts
Link to Crowdfunding Demystified on Apple Podcast
Link to Funding the Dream on Apple Podcasts
Link to Crowdfunded Now Podcast on Spotify

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