Ultimate Guide to Crowdfunding Marketing Strategy

Reach the real crowd in crowdfunding with a crowdfunding marketing strategy and don’t join the 60% of campaigns that fail to reach their funding goal This post is a follow-up to a post last week on … [Read More...]

Forget Crowdfunding, Get a Peer Loan Instead!

Crowdfunding is just one side of the alternative finance coin. Is a peer loan a better option for your funding need? Crowdfunding is changing the way people raise money for their dream projects and … [Read More...]

DasCoin: Credibility as the Key to Success

DasCoin, the Currency of Trust and the store of value within Das ecosystem, is built on an innovative permissioned blockchain. It plans to revolutionise the world of digital currencies by becoming a means of payment with more than 60 million retailers worldwide. DasCoin will also enter various different sectors with a variety of innovative blockchain […]

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 […]

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 […]

19 Ways to Promote Your Crowdfunding Campaign

Follow this list of ways to promote your crowdfunding campaign to get the word out and raise more money Ways to promote your crowdfunding campaign is the most popular theme on the blog. People jump … [Read More...]

Ultimate Real Estate Crowdfunding Guide for Beginners

Use this real estate crowdfunding guide to decide if the new opportunity in property investing is right for you From commercial real estate agent to investor and landlord, I think I’ve been involved … [Read More...]

Crowdfunding vs Bank Loans to Jumpstart Your Business

The question shouldn’t be between crowdfunding versus a bank loan but how you can use both to grow your business I get a lot of questions about crowdfunding versus other business funding sources. Crowdfunding has really stepped up over the last decade to fill a gap in funding left behind from banks unwilling to make […]

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How to Start a Real Estate Investment Group for Crowdfunding

Creating a real estate investment group can minimize the problems with real estate investing and crowdfunding I love real estate crowdfunding as a compliment to my portfolio of rental properties. Through the crowd, I’ve been able to minimize a lot of the problems with direct real estate investing that cause investors to lose money. But […]

Save Thousands by Converting from Sole Proprietor to LLC

These five steps make it easy to convert from a sole proprietor to LLC and can save you thousands I’ve been considering converting from a sole proprietorship to an LLC for my online business over the past couple of years. Nobody likes the double taxation you get with a corporation but there are some huge […]

10 Pros and Cons of Franchising

Understand the advantages and disadvantages of franchising as well as your alternatives before you commit to a contract I’ve owned a sandwich franchise and did very well for years. I sold the contract to another franchisee for a profit and booked solid returns every year I owned the location. Running a franchise business can be […]

Crowdsourcing and Bankruptcy Risks

If you think that all you need to be successful are a great idea and the money to make it real, you should take a step back and learn from the experience of others. Managing budgets and expectations as well as careful planning is sometimes more important than coming up with the idea that people […]

7 Critical Parts of a Business Plan for Small Business Owners

The most important parts of a business plan can help even the smallest business survive and grow You can’t spell busy without business…ok, almost but it’s definitely true that business owners have enough on their schedule. That means the kind of high-level planning that goes into a business plan usually gets pushed aside for the […]

What are the Risks Involved in Trading Stocks?

Investing in stocks can be rewarding. But just like any other type of investments, there are risks. Regardless, the stock trading market is still full of investors who are hoping to turn their investment into something big in the years to come. Data gathered by Statistic Brain revealed that around 52% of Americans have invested […]