CardStar Gets $750K
CardStar, a Boston-based maker of applications for accessing customer loyalty cards on mobile phones, has brought in $750,000 of a planned $1 million offering of equity- and rights-based funding, according to an SEC filing. The startup, formerly located in Canton, CT, announced in March that it had raised a $1 million Series A financing. Its applications are now available on the iPhone, Android, and Blackberry platforms.The SEC filing for the newest funding notes that the money came from 14 investors. Cardstar’s existing backers include Amplifier Venture Partners, LaunchCapital, Acta Wireless, and Verizon Ventures, according to the company’s website.