2016's Top Headlines

By Matthew Milner, on Wednesday, December 28, 2016

We just finished up an exciting research project:

First we sorted through millions of emails that we sent our subscribers in 2016.

Then we calculated how many people opened each of our articles, and how many people clicked on the links inside.

In this way, we were able to analyze the specific topics that you and our other readers find most valuable.

So, without further ado, I’ll now present the list of the Five Most Popular (and very likely, the Five Most Valuable) articles that we published in 2016.

If you’re a recent subscriber to Crowdability, this will give you a quick, easy way to get up to speed on the private stock market…

And if you’re a long-time reader, I hope it’ll provide you with an entertaining year-end “refresher”!

The Five Most Popular Articles for 2016

2017’s Uber IPO

“One of the most anticipated financial events in recent history is upon us. The decade’s fastest-growing tech company is about to go public—and it’s going to make some investors very, very rich. So what should you do? Is this a once-in-a-lifetime IPO that you can’t afford to miss? Or is it an overpriced dud that you’ll lose your shirt on? Let’s take a look…”

Janet Yellen: "Prepare for Negative Rates"

“Your bank is robbing you. Not content to simply insult you by offering pitiful interest rates, banks have actually started stealing from you: Enough, we say. Today we’ll show you how to fight back—and we’ll show you how to earn double-digit returns while you’re at it.”

Bitcoin: Exposed!

“By now, you’ve probably heard of Bitcoin, the digital currency. In its early days, many believed Bitcoin would only be used by Internet geeks. But it’s gradually become part of the mainstream financial ecosystem. That being said, many folks still don’t understand Bitcoin—and they don’t realize that professional investors are still eagerly backing Bitcoin start-ups. Today, we’ll demystify Bitcoin, and we’ll show you several ways you can cash in on this ‘digital gold rush.’”

This Indian Programmer is Making Some People Very Rich

“Have you ever heard of Naval Ravikant? Most folks haven’t—not yet, anyway. But if you’re an ordinary investor with dreams of hitting it big, this programmer from India might play a starring role in your financial future. You see, not once, not twice, but three times in the past few months, Naval has helped individual investors like you cash in on hugely profitable investments. Today, I’ll tell you more about Naval and how he’s helping the little guy get ahead. Then I’ll show you how to get in on his next jackpot.”

A $237 Hamburger!?

“Imagine going into your local diner and ordering a hamburger. A few minutes later, it gets delivered nice and hot, cooked just how you like it. You gobble it up. But then the waitress drops off the check and—$237!? What the…? You might be thinking, ‘C’mon, Wayne. A hamburger will never cost that much.’ But given recent trends in the agriculture industry, this scenario is more likely than you might think. Thankfully, some smart people are working to ensure it doesn’t happen. And not only could they help keep your hamburgers affordable… But they might put a few extra dollars in your pocket too.”

Best Regards,
Matthew Milner
Matthew Milner


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