Foodstart helps restaurants and food trucks raise capital online in small amounts, say, $50 or $250. In exchange, backers receive great perks like food discounts, guaranteed tables, and behind-the-scenes tours all redeemable with a physical card they receive in the mail.

Want to know more? Here are some of the other benefits of raising capital from the community…instead of your credit card.

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Need a traditional loan to supplement your crowd funding campaign? Foodstart has partnered with BoeFly to connect our clients to a network of hundreds of traditional lenders who are looking to do food-and-beverage loans.

See how likely you are to get a business loan by checking our fundability tool here.

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