GoFundMe Page Raises $5,000 To Buy Elon Musk A New CouchLast week, Elon Musk showed "CBS This Morning" co-host Gayle King the couch he sleeps on when he works late at his Tesla Model 3 factory. The internet was not pleased with the piece of furniture.
Is Crowdfunding Right For Your Small Business?PARTNER CONTENT - Crowdfunding can be an effective way to raise cash quickly. But is it right for your business?
Give Your Business Venture Life: 5 Places To Turn For Successful CrowdfundingHere is a list of some of the top crowdfunding sites to help educate entrepreneurs who need help to build their ideas.
Couples Struggling To Conceive Turn To CrowdfundingIt's a difficult situation many families find themselves in: One in every 10 couples has trouble conceiving a child.
More Students Turning To Crowdfunding For TuitionWith the cost of tuition rising every year, crowd fundraising site GoFundMe reports more people are turning to the internet to ask for help. The College Board estimates the average college student graduates with $30,000 in loans.
Lawmakers Want Crowdfunding Service For EntrepreneursMinnesota legislators want to set up an online service to link young businesses with capital. MNvest would work like the crowdfunding website Kickstarter. But instead of getting a CD or T-shirt for donating to a project, investors would own a piece of the company they support.
Historic Minneapolis Diner Reaches Crowdfunding GoalA historic Minneapolis diner on the verge of closing now has the money it needs to stay open thanks to help from the public. The Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal reported the Band Box Diner was running on its last grill burner and it needed to be replaced. If it went out, so would the business.
Good Question: What Is Crowdfunding? Crowdfunding is used for weddings, funerals and medical care, even college tuition. Relatives of passengers on the missing Malaysia Airlines flight 370 are the latest group to turn to crowd-funding to help solve the mystery. They launched a crowd-funding campaign in hopes of raising $5 million as a reward for a whistle-blower for information on the missing plane, and to start their own investigation.