Coming Soon: New Crimson Features

Starting next week, you’ll notice four new features in Crimson that make the campaign trail a little easier. Normally, we wait until after an election to release new additions to Crimson, but

FEC Update: The Agency Gains & Loses Commissioners

For a few weeks this summer, the Federal Election Commission had a quorum of commissioners. With the confirmation of Trey Trainor by the U.S. Senate on May 19, the FEC had the four members

Crimson Webinar on June 24

With the election starting to heat up, do you need to train new staff on Crimson? Do you have questions about Crimson features now that fundraising is intensifying? Join the Crimson Support Team

Next Crimson Overview Webinar Is May 20

Need a refresher on how to use Crimson? Curious if there are features you aren’t using? Join the Crimson Support Team next week for a Crimson Overview webinar on Wednesday, May 20 at 2 p.m.

Crimson Overview Webinar on April 22

  Do you have any questions about Crimson 3 or need to train a new staff member? The next Crimson Overview webinar will be held this Wednesday at 11 a.m. EDT. Participants will learn how

FEC Deadlines: What’s Changed & What’s Due on April 15

The COVID-19 pandemic prompted many states to postpone primary elections, and the IRS automatically extended the filing deadline for federal income taxes until July 15. However, the Federal

FEC Deadlines for 2020

    Now that the first quarter of 2020 is complete, the deadline for quarterly reports is only two weeks away. While some deadlines have shifted due to changed primary election

Take the New Crimson Tasks Webinar

Did you know that Crimson has features to help you delegate work and keep your team organized? Next Wednesday, the Crimson Support Team will offer a special Crimson webinar covering the Tasks

Crimson Webinars in January

Is your team ready to file FEC Year-End Reports by January 31? Get help next week with a CrimsonFiler webinar on January 22 at 2 p.m. EST. The Crimson Support Team will also offer the regular

CrimsonFiler & Crimson Overview Webinars in December

While it may be the beginning of December, the next FEC deadline will arrive quickly. With December 31 marking the end of the fourth quarter in 2019, Year-End reports will be due on January 31,

Crimson Feature of the Month: How to Use Tasks and Call Sheets

  Do you need to delegate work to your team or create a to-do list to ensure a project is finished? Crimson Tasks help you assign work projects to individual staff members, set a

Crimson Feature of the Month: Maximizing Pledges

Pledges are a major component of political fundraising, and Crimson features can simplify tracking and managing these donations. Below are instructions for several tools that make reconciling and

Join Us Thursday for a Crimson Webinar

  Do you have any questions about Crimson 3 or need to train a new staff member? The Crimson Support Team will hold a General Overview webinar this Thursday at 2 p.m. EST. Participants

Crimson: Now FREE for Start-up Campaigns

Have you ever wanted to recommend Crimson to a start-up campaign but weren't sure if they had the resources? At only $50 a month, Crimson Launchpad is a new option for committees to access the

Crimson Webinar on October 23

This Wednesday, the Crimson Support Team will host a General Overview webinar for Crimson 3. During the one-hour webinar at 11 a.m., participants will learn how to use the basic tools of the

Is the FEC Open with Only Three Commissioners?

Recently, Commissioner Matthew S. Petersen resigned from the FEC, which was already down to four members. Since FEC rules require four members for a quorum, the Commission will not be able to

Crimson Feature of the Month: My Payment Requests

The Payment Requests feature in Crimson is helpful for submitting requests to the financial or treasury departments to pay for a vendor expense, create an expense report, refund the contribution

Crimson Feature of the Month: Payment Requests – Treasury

The Payment Requests tools in Crimson contains two sides – My Payment Requests and Treasury. The My Payment Requests tools enables Crimson users to submit requests for expense reports, vendor

Next Crimson Webinars on September 26

Next week, the Crimson Webinars will return with a special session covering CrimsonFiler in order to help you prepare for the next FEC filing deadline on October 15. The Crimson Support Team will

Crimson Feature of the Month: Mail Merge

Mail Merge is a new feature in Crimson 3 that helps users combine the results from Crimson searches with a Microsoft Word template. Mail Merge works with People Search, Money Search, Thank You