Crowdfunding

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Federal Regulators Go After Crowdfunding Scam

Federal regulators are going after people who raise money online through crowdfunding sites like Kickstarter and GoFundMe but don’t follow through on their promises.

06/12/2015

Online donations for the police officer who fatally shot Ferguson teenager Michael Brown have crossed $217,000 in just over four days, with thousands of people donating to his family and in anticipation of “legal fees.”

Crowdfunding Site For Officer Wilson Raises More Than $230K And Climbing

Online donations for the police officer who fatally shot Ferguson teenager Michael Brown have crossed $217,000 in just over four days, with thousands of people donating to his family and in anticipation of “legal fees.”

08/22/2014

Online donations for the police officer who fatally shot Ferguson teenager Michael Brown have crossed $130,000 in just over three days, with thousands of people donating to his family and in anticipation of “legal fees.” (Gofundme.com)

Crowdfunding Website For Officer Wilson Receives More Than $142,000

Online donations for the police officer who shot and fatally wounded Ferguson teenager Michael Brown have crossed $130,000 in just over three days, with thousands of people donating to his family and in anticipation of “legal fees.”

08/21/2014

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Crowdfunding Site Revamps Fundraising for Local Art Organizations

It’s called power2give.org. The website allows cultural organizations in the St. Louis area to promote projects and layout specific needs.

11/14/2013

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