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Best Investment: Equity Crowdfunding versus Stock Investing?

Equity crowdfunding offers higher returns on investment but how does it stack up on other factors versus stock investing? So maybe I’m a little biased to equity crowdfunding. As a venture capital analyst, I’ve seen the huge returns in startup investing compared to stock investing and I’m excited about the new asset class for regular investors. But should most investors even care about … [Read more...]

The Pyramid Plan to Pick Real Estate Crowdfunding Investing Deals

Real estate crowdfunding could be the biggest opportunity for Main Street investors in more than 50 years I’ve been a real estate investor since just after the Marine Corps in 2001. I was first a commercial real estate analyst and then started buying single-family homes for rent. Few investments offer the kind of benefits you get from real estate but there are also so very big disadvantages … [Read more...]

Hootsuite Review: How to Put Social Media Marketing on Auto-Pilot

Social media marketing for crowdfunding can be exhausting without a social media tool like Hootsuite One of the biggest myths about crowdfunding is that there’s a ‘crowd’ waiting to support your campaign. Even the largest social networks have a tough time getting their message out and getting people to support the campaign. Successfully managing your social network to reach as many people … [Read more...]

Fiverr Review: How to Find Virtual Assistants that Don’t Suck

Fiverr can help you make your crowdfunding campaign a success with inexpensive help on all your tasks Crowdfunding is more work than most people understand before they start putting their campaign together. Weeks need to be spent on campaign research, outreach and planning…and that’s just in the pre-launch phase. Even small businesses with a staff of workers may not have the short-term help … [Read more...]

Top 5 Equity Crowdfunding Platforms for Investing your Money

Equity Crowdfunding is becoming one of the hottest trends in investing and could be ready to explode higher! Just one year after passage of Title II of the JOBS Act, a total of 534 companies successfully met their crowdfunding goal for equity participation. More than $200 million in equity capital was raised, averaging a little over $400k per company. The industry is developing quickly and … [Read more...]