Buzzword BIngo: Crowdfunding

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Crowdfunding = Collective effort of individuals who pool resources to financially support the efforts of others

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A philanthropic future - We often hear about the big donors like Bill Gates and Warren Buffett but new approaches to philanthropy, including crowd-funding, are making it easier for ordinary individuals to give.

The Best Crowdfunding Website? Build Your Own Phone - Whether it's a brand new gadget or a bouncing baby, you can crowd fund anything these days. But which online service is the most likely to get your project to its funding target?

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Crowdfunding - where next, how far, and what are the limits? - To mark the RSA's launch into the world of crowdfunding, an expert panel gathers to consider the current and future challenges and opportunities for the sector.


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