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The Scoop on Intrastate Equity Crowdfunding Exemptions

When its newly-passed legislation went live on June 1, Wisconsin became the 11th state since 2011 to pass its own intrastate equity crowdfunding exemption, allowing general solicitation of funds within state borders. These 11 states have all taken matters into … Continue reading

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The Dollars and Sense of Crowdfunding for Nonprofits

We can offer glowing client testimonials until the cows come home, but probably the single most effective piece of information for non-profits considering jumping into the crowdfunding arena is just this: it works. A recent infographic by Craig “Craig’s List” … Continue reading

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Launcht Featured in Higher Education Crowdfunding Article

The team at Academic Impressions–a leading academic consulting and services company– have put together a great article titled, Is Crowdfunding Right for You?, for Colleges and Universities that are looking to crowdfunding as a new way to reach out to their … Continue reading

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What Type of Crowdfunding Fits Your Cause?

Crowdfunding presents a wide range of opportunities to collectively raise money online for any cause.  This ranges from universities raising money for students to startups looking for initial sources of capital.  The possibilities are endless when it comes to crowdfunding!  That … Continue reading

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Life After a Crowdfunding Campaign

Crowdfunding is an inventive, exciting, and transparent process for collecting money to help make dreams become reality.  In today’s business world, many startups are turning to crowdfunding in order to finance projects and raise capital.  A recent article featured on … Continue reading

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The Hyperloop Project: Crowdfunding a Transportation Innovation

Could you imagine traveling 800 miles per hour on land?  That would mean a trip from LA to San Francisco would only take 30 minutes–a revolutionary change in travel.  In the near future, the Hyperloop project–the brainchild of Elon Musk–could … Continue reading

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WePay vs. PayPal for Crowdfunding

A question Launcht often receives from potential clients is why we use the WePay payment system as opposed to PayPal, a more well-known payment processor.  The answer is pretty simple.  WePay is better.  Online crowdfunding is still a relatively new … Continue reading

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New Accredited Investor Crowdfunding Rules

As previously examined on our blog, new SEC regulations going into effect on September 23rd will have a huge effect on the state of equity crowdfunding.  In order to help the public better understand these upcoming rules, lawyers at Baker … Continue reading

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Crowdfunding for College: Opening Doors to Education

US Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano recently announced she would be leaving her position at the DHS to become President of the University of California system.  Her resignation spotlights the growing importance of college education in America.  In other … Continue reading

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{VIDEO} Kevin Harrington of As Seen on TV on Crowdfunding

            Late last week, As Seen on TV chairman Kevin Harrington went on the TheStreet.com to discuss the brand’s forthcoming crowdfunding platform. As he explains in the video, the Launcht-powered portal will be a way for … Continue reading

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