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An Ohio man is crowd funding his goal to make $10 worth of potato salad, and he's been wildly successful.
Thomas Davies, CIO of crowdfunding website Seedrs, discusses the advantages of raising money through "convertible" equity, an option already widely used in Silicon Valley.
Funding Circle and other alternative finance companies have differing criteria when lending, said Samir Desai, CEO of Funding Circle.
Indiegogo Co-Founder Danae Ringelmann explains how her platform - the largest in the world for crowdfunding - makes money.
Bobby Franklin, National Venture Capital Association president & CEO, discusses the strength of the venture-backed IPO market and explains the public offering cycle.
Ben Kaufman, Quirky founder & CEO, discusses the spinoff of its smart home software business and partnership with General Electric and Home Depot.
Katherine Angier, mother of "dreamy" Facebook sensation Jeremy Meeks, is turning to crowdfunding to pay for the convicted felon's defense.
Quirky is setting up a separate company, Wink, whose main technology is software helping seamlessly connect automated home devices.
Europe's banks are under siege from digital disruption, according to a report out on Monday.
Anyone can invest in disruptive start-ups, thanks to crowdfunding sites like Kickstarter. It has helped fund blockbusters like Oculus Rift
They may still make the stuff in Asia, but the ideas for Quirky's products originate in the ingenious minds of 'moonlighting' inventors.
Joanna Schwartz, CEO of EarlyShares.com, says that real estate crowdfunding is "really taking off" in the U.S., and that it is outpacing other sectors in equity crowdfunding.
Ryan Caldbeck, CircleUp co-founder and CEO, explains his crowdfunding platform "Circles," a low-cost way of getting into private equity and investing in non-technology firms.
Slava Rubin, Indiegogo CEO, explains what's propelling Indiegogo's growth and how the crowdfunding platform lured investments from luminaries like Sir Richard Branson and Megan Smith from Google.
Virgin founder Sir Richard Branson is throwing his weight, and money, behind this crowdfunding site.
Indiegogo founder Slava Rubin tells CNBC's Brian Sullivan the secrets behind successful crowdfunding campaigns.
A high school senior from Jackson Hole, Wyo., founded a wholesome underwear company called Yellowberry, which is getting a boost from Kickstarter.
Peter Rummell, chief founder of One Spark crowdfunding festival, says the aim of the event is for "bright young people" to realize that access to capital is possible for their startup ideas.
Fundrise is offering people a stake in a retail boutique project in an up-and-coming DC neighborhood for as little as $100 a share.
New rules from the SEC may allow anyone to own a piece of a crowdfunded social entrepreneurship venture.