Crowd Sourcing and Self Funding

  • There is series A, B and C
  • Series A has never been funded before
  • Series C has been funded by other investors already
  • Most businesses start with support from friends & family
  • Equity crowd funding shares your profit with your followers
  • Build a team 
  • “Whats in it for me?”
  • Focus on existing needs
  • Social media followers can raise a lot of money working together
  • Getting on the radar means getting noticed by investors
  • You need exposure to raise capital
  • Validation gets you money
  • Bootstrapping is when you self fund using savings or something similar
  • Friends can become investors
  • Give a share of your stock
  • There is a lot of competition in business
  • Most businesses are seeking capital
  • Learn about E.D.G.A.R.
  • It is more affordable than ever to go public
  • Going public makes it easy to raise capital
  • Companies on the stock market become global