100s of everyday Aussies have fulfilled their dream of owning a stake in a local brewery, with Endeavour Brewery Co successfully reaching its minimum investment target through an equity crowdfunding campaign. The equity raise is the first of its kind in Australia and will ensure Endeavour is able to continue its expansion plans. Aussies have… Read more »
In an Australian first, GoFundMe has introduced free crowdfunding and a new donor protection platform which will ensure donors and recipients never have to worry should something go awry and a refund is required. The world’s largest social fundraising platform now offers a 0% platform fee providing Australians with a safe quick way to support… Read more »
Funding opportunities for small businesses and startups have just got a whole lot bigger thanks to new legislation surrounding equity fundraising for proprietary limited companies. The legislation, which passed the House of Representatives today, will extend crowdfunding opportunities to proprietary companies. Crowd sourced funding (CSF) has become a popular form of funding amongst entrepreneurs. The… Read more »
Nothing makes us happier than when we hear about small businesses who have picked up some great advice and rolled with it. When Melinda Clarke from The Melbourne Map wrote to us with a question for Ask Kochie last year she wanted to know how to finance her big idea through crowd funding. The two Dave’s… Read more »
As Australians look to take advantage of new opportunities to earn money and supplement their income, the sharing economy is forecast to grow more than 250 percent.
Ettitude is reinventing bedding with a beautiful range of modern basics that use sustainable design, technology and organic bamboo.
Health conscious tea lovers can enjoy fresh tea on the run with the innovative two piece mug called Freetii, designed by 29 year old Neil Strohbeck, a young product engineer who owns the burgeoning small business Avooq.
An unconventional but increasingly popular way of financing a new business or start-up is through a crowdfunding campaign.