A crowdfunding website for small and large creative projects in more than a dozen categories. Launched in 2009, Kickstarter is "all or nothing." If the monetary goal is reached by a certain date, all credit cards are charged; otherwise, the fundraiser is cancelled. As of 2016, more than 10 million people have backed a Kickstarter project. For more information, visit www.kickstarter.com. See crowdfunding.