What is Crowd Funding?
Crowd funding is about raising small amounts of money from lots of different people. It is an alternative method of financing your business and is usually accessed through online platforms such as Kickstarter. This type of funding has a wide reach and can take the form of donations, reward funding, or equity funding.
What You Get
Do I need a Crowd Funding Agreement?
Yes, if you’re considering crowd funding as a financing option, we recommend you use a proper contract to protect your interests and minimise risk to your business. A Crowd Funding Agreement provides clarity to all parties on the terms of the agreement and what people actually get in exchange for their investment.
Frequently Asked Questions
Crowd Funding is just one of many ways to raise capital for your business. The fundraising method you use should reflect the unique nature of your business and what you’re willing to give up, such as equity in your business. The team at Her Lawyer can help you decide if this is a good option for your business.
Every situation is different, which is why you need expert advice from a commercial lawyer. We’re small business specialists, so you know you’re in safe hands with us.
We’ll consider your unique situation and let you know if we think this is right for your business.
Our head office is at Inspire Cowork – a coworking space in Sydney – but we also support flexible work for our team. Our lawyers can work from anywhere.
We use technology to come to you, wherever you’re located around Australia. Many of our clients work from home or at coworking spaces, just like us.
We communicate with our clients via phone, email and Zoom – whatever works best for you. There’s no need to meet face to face, but if you’re ever in the area you’re welcome to drop in!