Digital Trends: Don’t get burned! How to back crowdfunding projects the smart way

Digital Trends: Don’t get burned! How to back crowdfunding projects the smart way. “Kickstarter and Indiegogo may look and feel like online stores, but there’s no guarantee that you’ll get something in return for the money you pledge to a campaign. Most crowdfunding platforms only require that creators make a ‘good faith effort’ to deliver on their promises. That means they face no consequences (aside from angry backers and some bad press) if the project misses its delivery date — or even fails entirely.”