JOBS Act changes the face of Crowdfunding for Inventors and Entrepreneurs

President Barack Obama discusses his jobs plan, the American Jobs Act(Photo credit: Wikipedia) President Obama signed into law the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act, also known as the JOBS Act last month. This act makes it easier for small businesses to raise capital and go public.  The section on crowdfunding allows companies to use online resources to solicit investments from individuals without having to register their shares with the SEC. The amount raised must be less than $1 [...]