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How to Invest in Vintage Guitars

Recently, the world was shocked to learn that famed guitar company Gibson was facing bankruptcy. It felt like the end of an era for the music giant. What went wrong? Basically, Gibson was assessed to not be able to pay back the several bonds it owed. Over the years, Gibson tried to expand by acquiring other companies. A good tactic on its face! But in the process of acquiring a DJ company, an audio technology company, an electronics company and others, Gibson seemed to forget what made them famous: Guitars.…

Investing With the Stars

Want to be on the next season of Investing With the Stars? Join their investing syndicates! Startups are cropping up everywhere, and they’re all looking for one thing: Investors. It’s easy to fantasize about investing in the next Facebook, watch it take off, go public, and your tiny share grows into a fortune. But how do you know what startups deserve your hard-earned money? Not everyone has the time or the skill to research the best startups to invest in. Some people watch the market like a hawk and scour the news…

Get Your Side Hustle On

Ever heard of a "side hustle?" We hear so much about them nowadays, about how all of our neighbors are working at side jobs and earning oodles of extra cash. But they’re missing the most important piece of the puzzle: When you develop a side hustle, the intuitive next step is to make that money earn even more money. After all, more money is nice. But you know what’s nicer? More money over time that you can earn from investments! It all starts when you build up a side hustle business. It’s easier than you think to…

How to Become An Angel Investor Online

When you hear the term “angel investor”, what comes to your mind? For many people, it will bring visions of Shark Tank, with big investors like Barbara Corcoran, Daymond John or Kevin O’Leary scrutinizing presentations from their panel seats. If you’ve ever wanted to get the sorts of opportunities they have to invest but perhaps thought angel investing would be out of reach for you, the good news is that it’s not. You may not be able to invest the same large sums, but you can become an angel investor starting out with…

What is a Blockchain and Why Should I Care

Mike Butcher was about to get paid for a graphic design job, when the unthinkable happened. PayPal froze his account. He said, “When PayPal froze my funds and I couldn’t access them for weeks, I realized that something like Bitcoin is important. I don’t like trusting a third party with my money.” If you’ve ever had your account frozen, had to wait to get access to your own money, paid unnecessary fees, had your identity stolen, or had any trouble sending money to another country, you can see the beauty of cryptocurrencies…

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