Crowd-Finance Your Favorite Local Foodie Businesses

Crowd-Finance Your Favorite Local Foodie Businesses
Innovation

Credibles is a service for funding small and sustainable food-related companies, where re-payment is in-kind with edible credits.

Emma Hutchings
  • 19 april 2012

Credibles” is a new type of investment model that offers an alternative way to invest in the local food system. The service, offered by Slow Money and powered by Clearbon, benefits small, sustainable food-related businesses like farms, restaurants and artisanal stores. Customers offer crowd-funding and are paid back in-kind, with edible credits, or “Credibles.” The NY Times writes:

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