Money follows passion

Just east of Calgary’s downtown core is a trendy little district called Inglewood. It’s a community that’s brimming with unique and one-of-a-kind shops and shopping experiences. One such business is Espy – an affordable designer boutique owned by Megan Szanik, a passionate, forward-thinking entrepreneur who is providing a retail environment that gives men and women …

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Having Passion And a Great Idea Is Just The Start

The start of your crowdfunding journey So you think you have a great idea for a project that will help your business grow, and you’ve turned to crowdfunding as a way to bring it into reality. And you already know that becoming an entrepreneur is a challenging journey that requires passion and dedication. Crowdfunding is …

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What is Crowdfunding Anyway?

Crowdfunding may not yet be a household word, but it’s certainly gaining traction as a means to help established businesses and entrepreneurs access the financial resources they need to further develop or ‘start-up’ their businesses. Traditionally businesses have been funded through banks, private investors, and family and friends. Crowdfunding adds a unique dimension to this …

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