Almost any type of business can use ideaPledge to raise money. From film, television and music projects, to high tech, apps, and inventions, and even real estate, development and biotech projects can raise money easily and quickly with ideaPledge. Due to certain securities law restrictions, companies that invest in other companies, holding companies, and shell companies without a core business cannot use ideaPledge. Likewise, oil and gas extraction and mining companies cannot use ideaPledge. Of course any activity that violates the law of any state or of the federal law of the United States cannot use ideaPledge, and that would include gaming, lotteries and pyramid-scheme selling. Please see our Terms for more details.