Flashfunders offers crowdfunding opportunities to investors starting from as little as $50. Instead of receiving rewards in exchange for funds, which is what tends to happen on crowdfunding sites, contributors are making an investment into the company, with a potential return in the future. This might be in the form of equity, debt or revenue participation notes.
The website is like a portal of opportunities and you need to do your own research to make sure that the investments are right for you. Previous offerings include:
- A country club
- Transportation network
- Mobile marketing platform
- Holistic concierge
Because you are investing in a startup you have to assume a higher level of risk as many startups fail, but it is also the chance to be part of something innovative at a low investment level.
- You have to be an ´accredited investor´ which means you have to earn over $200,000 or have a net worth of $1 million.
- Over 18