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Crowd Funding - Donations and Pre-Sales (ACCFDP10)

Date:Monday, January 15, 2018
Time:1:00 PM - 2:40 PM
(Registration at 12:30PM)
Facility:Webcast or Webinar, Online
CPE Credit:2.0 Technical Business
Instructor: Don Minges
Course Level:Intermediate
Early Bird Price:$79.00 FICPA Members, $109.00 Non-Members

Crowd funding is the process of asking the public for money, typically over the Internet. Crowd funding may take the form of pre-selling (advance orders for goods or services), donations, debt or equity. This session discusses the advantages, risks, pros, cons, costs and the process of raising capital via crowd funding via pre-sales and donations. We look at what works and explain how Crowd Funding is changing how organizations, both large and small raise financing. This session covers donations and pre-sales. An independent companion session covers crowd funding for debt and equity.


  • Understanding how to raise money through donations

  • Learn how to raise money through pre-sellng Risks, advantages, disadvantages and cost of using crowd funding

  • Recognize good candidates for crowd funding

  • Analysis of crowd funding websites

  • Walk through sample crowd funding campaigns

    Major Topics:

  • Crowd Funding

  • Donations

  • Debt

  • Equity

    Who Should Attend:
    All professional accountants.

    Some corporate finance classwork or experience

    Advanced Preparation:


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