What types of Creators can sign up?
We are currently soliciting creators for our beta-launch, based on the following guidelines:
- You must produce a game, technology, or designer product that is new
- You must have already received $250,000+ USD in funding on another platform
- You intend to respond professionally, frequently, and transparently with your project backers
Who do we want to work with?
- You are looking to grow pre-order revenues by increasing trust in the crowdfunding community
- You are a serious creator willing to agree to damages if the project is turns out to be fraudulent
- You understand that crowdfunding today requires a significant ongoing marketing effort
- You appreciate the value of expert advice in saving time, frustration, and money
- You have the attitude and temperament of professional business owner striving to make world-class products
What's required and how long will it take?
Initial sign up is very similar to signing up on other crowdfunding platforms. Like them, we will use Stripe as our payments processor so you can plug in your existing Stripe account or create a new one. After a review, if you are accepted to the platform you'll can expert the following:
- The initial application review will be done within 1-2 business days
- A followup interview will be required and will be done within 2-3 business days
- A further evaluation may be required, such as a site visit or product evaluation
- If accepted, an expert panel will assign a risk score to your projects which will determine your warranty rate
- A FitForLaunch team member will setup your project page for you and request your final approval
- Your project can collect funding indefinitely and can be closed by you at any time
"FitForLaunch can save you money - allowing you to increase your price point by providing the value of a Delivery Guarantee”
What will it cost
- Basic fixed platform fees as low as 5%
- Typical warranty fees of 8% (as low as 3%)
- Stripe payment processing fees fixed at 3%
- Using the FitForLaunch guarantee also allows you to establish a higher sales price to reflect the value provided!
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