The best-funded Kickstarter campaigns like, ever The Reading Rainbow has risen higher than any previous Kickstarter campaign in history, dethroning a desktop 3-D printer and the Reaper Bones. Maya Kosoff runs down the rest.
Potato salad campaign could be taxed more than $20K
What started out as a joke for Zach Brown has morphed into a mini-business with rewards including cookbooks, haikus and theme hats. For his efforts Mr. Brown may also receive a five-figure tax bill, posits Scott Eastman.
P2P student loan specialist SoFi has been extending their reach into other sectors and it has paid off, with an A rating from Standard and Poors the latest in a string of accomplishments signalling P2P’s growing mainstream acceptance. Tracy Alloway has more.
Crowdfunding – different countries, different approaches