Crowdfunding helps publishers generate buzz for new games, driving sales of deluxe copies.
A museum asked the public to pony up funds to buy the ranch in the "Misty of Chincoteague" books. Thousands of readers delivered.
The intergovernmental group’s crowdfunding campaign aims to avert a potential environmental disaster in the Red Sea.
The number of GoFundMe fundraisers for baby formula doubled, and requests for help covering gas and groceries also increased.
Experts say there are some advantages to crowdfunding this way.
Activity use on the crowdfunding platform GoFundMe may provide a window into where we stand on the road to recovery.
While the ultimate fate of DACA recipients remains unclear, thousands of young people are now rushing to renew their applications before the deadline in early October. However, the cost is $495, which may be reach for many people working low-wage jobs. One answer: crowdfunding. Click the audio player above to hear the full story.
With more options for giving, donors are urged to do their research.
The online safety net may not be without its gaping holes.
Crowdfunding platform founder Rodrigo Nino says the JOBS Act opened access to one of the best assets in the world.