Crowd-funding is an exploding trend, but

Crowd-funding is an exploding trend, but has received its share of criticism. Investors need to be carefully screened to avoid incidences of fraud and mismanagement. The opportunity is still relatively small….
The founders hope this will bring legitimacy to the space, which is still considered high risk. “There are a lot of question marks around crowdfunding,” said PeoplesVC founder, Akhil Garland, in an interview with VentureBeat.
London said he is mindful of the risks, but views this is an opportunity to “kickstart” the entrepreneurial economy.