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Kickstarter backers beware.

Kickstarter backers beware.

Crowd funding sites like Kickstarter are wonderful. If you have a splendid idea, you can turn it into reality without laying down a cent for it yourself. ¬†They allow you to get money together from people like you and me for a product that doesn’t even exist yet. It allows budding inventors that do not … Continue reading

The growing pains of Crowd Funding.

The growing pains of Crowd Funding.

Crowd funding sites like Kickstarter are growing like crazy. They haul in money by the, literally, millions of dollars for their project creators and cream a bit off the top. But what happens if the projects that their creators have painstakenly put together an attractive marketing pitch for, crumble apart and fail to deliver? Photo … Continue reading