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An Instagram couple are asking the public to fund their tandem bike trip to Africa.

An Instagram travel couple is being criticized for asking their followers to fundraise $11,000 so they can go on vacation

Most people have responded to the couple's plea to fund their accommodation, food, and internet access in the same vein: "GET A JOB!!!"
Peter Thiel

PITCH-DECK LIBRARY: The pitch decks that helped hot startups raise millions

The best pitch decks weave data, vision, and storytelling in a captivating presentation. Here are the decks that startups have used to get funded.

Madison Reed, Ritual, and FabFitFun have all announced major funding rounds — here’s what the startups have in common

They tell us that the futures of the beauty, wellness, and lifestyle industries are ripe for potential — and transparency, quality, and engagement are the keys to success.
Bird is reportedly raising more money.

Scooter startup Bird is reportedly raising $300 million with assistance from financial giant Fidelity

Bird had an explosive 2018 and now operates in more than 100 cities around the world.
U.S. President Donald Trump speaks while participating in a tour of U.S.-Mexico border wall prototypes near the Otay Mesa Port of Entry in San Diego, California.

Trump’s 2020 reelection campaign is sending fundraising emails for a ‘border fund’ in advance of his prime-time Oval Office address

The Trump Make America Great Again Committee sent out a fundraising email hours before the president's primetime address on his border wall.
A screenshot from the GoFundTheWall landing page.

The GoFundMe campaign to build Trump’s border wall has raised over $16 million, but how much of it will actually go toward building the wall rem...

Though GoFundMe no longer takes a portion of a campaign's money, it does charge a 2.9% payment-processing fee for each fundraiser.
The world of fundraising can feel opaque, but it shouldn't have to. Jeff Raider is pictured.

I cofounded Harry’s and Warby Parker. Here’s the best advice I can give you about raising money.

Jeff Raider, a cofounder of Harry's and Warby Parker, shares his comprehensive guide for raising capital. Starting a business isn't easy, so he outlines how to know whether you should raise money, what type of money you need, and the process for finding investors.
A demonstrator places a flower at a primary vehicle barrier during a protest against the border wall and the militarization of the border near a new section of the bollard wall in Santa Teresa, New Mexico, as seen from the Mexican side of the border in San Jeronimo, on the outskirts of Ciudad Juarez, Mexico June 2, 2018. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

Someone created a GoFundMe campaign to ‘buy ladders’ to counter the fundraiser created to pay for Trump’s border wall

Someone started a GoFundMe to raise money "for ladders" in response to a viral GoFundMe campaign that is raising money for Trump's border wall.
Not all GoFundMe campaigns are trustworthy.

5 GoFundMe campaigns that weren’t what they claimed to be

While GoFundMe crowdfunding campaigns have raised millions of dollars for worthy causes, not all crowdfunders have had pure intentions.