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#CRACKtheCROWD: Equity Crowdfunding & Regulation A+ with Darren Marble

By |August 10th, 2016|Categories: Blog, Equity|Tags: , , , |

“Change brings opportunity in business. Right now, everywhere I look, I see nothing but opportunity for our clients. It is a sea of opportunity.” -Darren Marble on

#CRACKtheCROWD: Crowdfunding Insights with Andrew Dix

By |July 26th, 2016|Categories: Blog, Podcast|Tags: , , |

“Disruption in the finance industry is going to happen, but it’s best to let it grow and innovate to go forward.” -Andrew Dix. More on the Podcast

VIDEO: Dan Baird on Key Elements of a Crowdfunding Campaign

By |July 14th, 2016|Categories: Blog, Equity, Rewards|Tags: , , , |

"Crowdfunding is amazing, and it's one of the most useful technologies that you guys are going to deal with, potentially this century." -Dan Baird What Matters Most In

#CRACKtheCROWD: Real Estate Crowdfunding with Lewis Feldman

By |July 7th, 2016|Categories: Blog, Podcast|Tags: , , , |

“I think we’re seeing today where the smaller investor has not yet really come alive the way that the institutions have come alive. So there’s a huge amount of potential.” – Lew Feldman, on the potential of real estate crowdfunding for retail investors. More on the Podcast Lew and I got together to discuss how crowdfunding real estate is continuing to evolve for both accredited and retail investors. But that’s not all; we also discussed the new prospect of going public for real estate firms, and how Title II and Reg A+ are changing financing for larger firms.

Can Crowdfunding Attract VC’s and Angel Investors to Your Business?

By |June 16th, 2016|Categories: Blog, Equity, Resources, Rewards|Tags: , |

Can Crowdfunding Improve an Entrepreneur’s Shot at Funding from VC’s and Angel Investors? The short answer is yes. Entrepreneurs that raise over $125,000 from successful crowdfunding

Build Emails For High Conversion

By |June 10th, 2016|Categories: Blog, Equity, Resources, Rewards|Tags: |

Build Emails for High Conversion Email marketing is the highest-performing marketing tool you can use, and research indicates it offers the highest ROI for every $1