I Invested in 3 Unicorns My First Year Investing in Startups, Here’s How

Luck? Skill? Hype?

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Now, I am not a VC or Angel investor in any sense of the word, but thanks to the JOBS Act of 2015, I have gotten into startup investing. This created an industry known as equity crowdfunding which significantly lowers the barriers of entry to investing in early-stage companies, allowing easier access of capital to…




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Caleb Naysmith

Caleb Naysmith

I am a Law School student, Army Officer, and I write about Startups and Equity Crowdfunding! Top Writer in VC, Investing, Innovation and Startups. 175,000 Views

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