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Online giving is becoming an increasingly important source for charities. One reason: Soliciting small donations through crowdfunding.
Crowdfunding is a way to raise money for a business venture or a cause by asking people to contribute money, usually online.
The Securities and Exchange Commission is proposing placing limits on how much a company can raise and how much people can donate with crowdfunding.
When regulations go into effect that allow all investors, regardless of net worth, to join in crowdfunding it could become the new Wild West.