VIDEO: Crowdfunding basics

April 29, 2012 9:00pm

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Crowdfunding, in which the Internet is used to attract people who can be convinced to invest, is taking on a new and much larger role this year, thanks to new federal legislation.

In the U.S., its use until now has been to attract donors for specific projects.

CVBT profiled once such project, by author and artist Cynthia Shelton of Isleton, earlier. See the link below to watch.

But there will soon be a wider use of crowdfunding as explained in this interview conducted by Los Angeles independent videographer Ava Maria Dobrzynska on assignment for CVBT:

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