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 It’s been more than half a century since an opportunity has opened up in real estate … [Read More...]

Crowdfunding 2016 Predictions: The Next Real Estate Boom?

Crowdfunding 2016 looks to be another record year as regular investors enter the funding revolution Crowdfunding is estimated to have past $30 billion this year, up more than 150% from the amount … [Read More...]

Best Free Crowdfunding Promotion Services for your Campaign

The best free crowdfunding promotion services for your campaign are the free resources available to you already One of the most frequent questions I get on the blog is whether crowdfunding promotion services are worth it. I looked at the most common crowdfunding promotion scams in a prior post and talked about the need for […]

Make your Campaign a Success with Pre-Launch Crowdfunding Hacks

Get your campaign started right with this crowdfunding pre-launch strategy and hacks. Long-time readers of the blog are probably tired of me harping on the importance of pre-launch crowdfunding. This is the critical period of time, before posting your crowdfunding campaign online, where you drum up support for the project and build momentum. You won’t […]

33 Expert Tips to Boost Fundraising Ideas and Crowd Campaigns

33 must see expert tips to rocket your fundraising ideas and boost crowdfunding campaigns School and Church fundraising ideas have found a new home on popular crowdfunding sites like GoFundMe and Kickstarter. The sites get massive traffic from all over the world and can help your fundraising ideas go viral. I recently gave a webinar […]

Church Fundraising Ideas that Raised $450,000 – Case Study

These 11 crowdfunding campaigns offer some creative church fundraising ideas to raise big money for your church project or cause. I got an email from a pastor about church fundraising ideas after … [Read More...]

How to Become a Startup Investor for Huge Returns

Understand the risks involved and the process to become a startup investor for your chance into this new type of investment We’ve talked a lot about becoming a startup investor lately, taking … [Read More...]

Are Crowdfunding Promotion Services a Scam? [And What to Do]

A whole industry of crowdfunding promotion has emerged but what are you really getting for your money? Media attention to huge crowdfunding campaign success stories has convinced thousands to jump into online funding before they really understand what it takes to raise money from the crowd. This contributes to the fact that two-thirds of campaigns […]

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Ultimate Guide to Crowdfunding Investing Resources

Use these crowdfunding investing resources to better understand the investment and find information around the best deals We’ve covered crowdfunding investing from start to finish on the blog but I wanted to include one last post to point you in the right direction on additional resources. Most of the resources you’ll need to use will […]

10 Warning Signs in Startup Investing

Cut down on the work and avoid the worst deals in startup investing with these ten warning signs This is the last post in our startup investing series and if you learned one thing from the previous 12 articles it should have been…investing in startups is a ton of work. From understanding the finance for […]

4 Startup Investing Risks and How to Manage Them

Equity crowdfunding investing is about understanding the risks to a company and the potential for high returns. Learn how to assess startup investing risks and you will make money! Investing in startup companies and equity crowdfunding deals is risky. Investors face huge swings in portfolio value, dilution of investment and the risk of total loss […]

3 Ways to Value Startup Investing Deals

Using multiple methods for startup investing valuation will help to get a better idea of startup investing returns We’ve covered everything from market research to understanding different types of startup investing deals. When it all comes down to it, estimating the potential return on startup investing deals is what it’s all about. Finding the potential […]

Analyzing Equity Crowdfunding with Proforma Estimates

You don’t need to be a financial accountant to use proforma estimates to value an equity crowdfunding investment One of the most neglected pieces of equity crowdfunding analysis is the proforma analysis of financial statements. Just the name alone puts most investors to sleep. Building a proforma analysis is simply using management guidance and your […]

How to Analyze Equity Crowdfunding Deals: Researching the Market

Market research is an overlooked part of analyzing equity crowdfunding deals but critical to your investing success Most investors don’t have much experience doing in-depth analysis so it’s understandable that market research usually gets overlooked in equity crowdfunding investing. It’s too bad because a little research can go a long way in understanding how much […]