Entrepreneurial

Looking at the new crowdfunders and the JOBS Act

By John Peabody
April 30, 2012

The crowdsourcing site Kickstarter just turned three years old, and the New York Times has a nice profile that explores how the company has evolved and how its changed the way entrepreneurs, artists, and anyone else with an idea can raise capital online.

How to avoid getting swindled under the JOBS Act

By John Peabody
April 19, 2012

The new JOBS Act was aimed at making it easier for start-ups to raise cash, but critics warn the legislation makes it easier for criminals to do the same. In this Reuters TV video, Fred Katayama explains how you can avoid getting ripped off.