Instagrad crowdfunding for education funds

Instagrad crowdfunding for education funds 4979It's almost Christmas time and your little daughter, Sara, is begging you to get her a pony. She makes a good case with arguments like "but I want it!" and "pleeease!", but as a responsible parent you understand that a carrot muncher is not the most practical gift. Suddenly you realize that many of the gifts Sara will get this year will either be impractical or have to be returned or thrown away. Uncle Jim will probably get her an inflatable cheeseburger and you can bet your socks that someone will get her a set of glow-in-the-dark stickers. You've been giving her education a lot of thought lately and wish you could turn those gift cards into college funds. A Montreal startup, Instagrad, is set out to do just that. The recently launched crowdfunding platform helps parents get contributions towards their childrens' education funds. As a parent you would set up a profile   Read more…