Porn star Stormy Daniels wants help with legal expenses after filing a lawsuit against President Donald Trump – costs that are likely to climb to hundreds of thousands of dollars.
A GoFundMe account has been set up to help students stay warm in Baltimore schools.
When new rules from the Securities and Exchange Commission created investment opportunities for average folks through equity crowdfunding, it seemed like a golden opportunity. Here, after all, was a way for startups looking to raise money to hook up with average investors willing to pony up some dough for a chance to back the next big thing. But about […]
The new crowdfunding rules that the Securities and Exchange Commission has enacted will introduce a new investment framework for private investors of modest means. By way of background, in 2012 the SEC passed a law (called the JOBS Act) that allowed startup businesses to utilize equity crowdfunding platforms to raise money by selling common […]
(AP) — Khalil Bridges was at his former high school on June 22, writing thank-you notes to strangers, when the phone rang. “I don’t know you, but I love you,” a man on the other end said. “You inspire me, and I believe in you.” The man then joined nearly 250 other people who have […]
Producers of a movie about a POW camp for Germans that operated in Frederick during World War II are launching a crowdfunding campaign to raise money for the project. Urbane Legends Entertainment launched the campaign for its new film, “The Tears of Valour,” on May 7, the 70th anniversary of the German surrender at the end of World […]
A Michigan-based developer wants to redevelop the vacant Tiger Stadium site in Detroit using funds raised through crowdfunding.
Launch UMD isn’t just about fundraising; it also helps lesser-known groups get exposure.