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The different types of crowdfunding

Peer-to-peer lending

Peer-to-peer lending (sometimes called crowdlending), is a direct alternative to a bank loan

Equity crowdfunding

Equity crowdfunding consists of selling a stake in your business to a number of investors in return for investment

Rewards-based crowdfunding

Rewards-based crowdfunding consists of individuals donating to a project or business with the expectation of receiving a non-financial reward in return, such as goods or services at a later stage