Rewards-based crowdfunding is perhaps the most recognizable type of crowdfunding. This is due in large part to the success of early movers in the space, like Kickstarter and Indiegogo. Like most crowdfunding campaigns, rewards-based campaigns typically involve small dollar contributions
What is donation-based crowdfunding?
A donation-based crowdfunding campaign is one in which there is no expected tangible or financial return to the donor or capital contributor. Many people routinely donate to charities and nonprofits online or other online fundraising campaigns that assist victims of
What is a security?
A “security” generally refers to a financial instrument or an interest in a financial asset issued by another – typically a company. This can take the form of an equity (e.g., a residual or profit sharing) interest in a company
What are commodities? And who regulates them?
A commodity is a basic commercial good that is interchangeable with other similar goods. In the United States, it is a statutorily defined term under the Commodity Exchange Act that includes, among other things, physical commodities, such as agricultural products
Habits of Successful Investors
In order to reach your future financial goals, you’ve got to plan ahead. Plain and simple. Here are some habits to consider forming in order to help you get there! Monitor Spending These days, apps that track behavior are all