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Kickstarter is an Online funding platform for creative projects in Performing Arts, Business, Education, Film Media, Technology, Publishing, and other areas.  Every project creator sets their Online project's funding goal and deadline. If the project meets its funding goal "all backers/supporters of the project will have their credit card donation charged. If the funding goal for the project falls short by the deadline no backer is charged. Successful funded projects create and give their backers a reward for their support. Since April 2009, 1.8 million people have made (200million + U.S. Dollars) in pledges to support projects shown Online and over 20,000 projects have been successful in reaching their funding goal. Check out today's projects that are seeking funding.


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