Is This the End of Bitcoin's Bull Market?

There’s been a ton of news lately about Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies… And a lot of it has been pretty bad. First, Jamie Dimon, the CEO of J.P. Morgan, called Bitcoin a “fraud.” Then Chinese regulators banned Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) from their country… Then Chinese regulators went even further:…

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Tags: Bitcoin Cryptocurrencies

How to Trade Cryptos Like a Pro

We received a lot of comments on last week’s article about trading cryptos. Many readers were very excited by the profit potential… Others, however, were a bit confused. So today, to clear up any confusion, I’ll explain three simple trading strategies. Once you understand these strategies, you’ll be ready to…

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Tags: Bitcoin Cryptocurrencies Ethereum

Making Profits in Peoria

Have you ever heard the expression, “Will it play in Peoria?” It’s a figure of speech that dates back to the vaudeville era. Today, in the business world, if a new product idea “plays in Peoria,” that means it will appeal to the average American consumer. As it turns out,…

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Tags: Angel Investing Start-up Investing

My #1 Rule for "Lucky" Investing

My business partner Howard Lindzon just posted a fascinating article (I’ll link to it below)… Howard’s a very successful investor, and in his post, he explores a question that he (and almost every other successful investor) gets asked often: What’s the key to your success: skill or luck? And more…

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Tags: Angel Investing Howard Lindzon

Simple Trick for Earning 10x Returns

Next week, SnapChat is set to IPO. When it goes public, the popular photo and video sharing start-up is expected to have a market cap of about $18 billion. At that level, Snap’s private market investors stand to make a fortune. In fact, even Snap’s investors who got involved late…

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Tags: Investing Snapchat Start-up

Three Ways to Pick a Profitable Start-up

When evaluating a start-up for a potential investment, you might be tempted to focus on the company’s product, or its competition. And certainly, those are important factors to consider. But as we’ve learned over the years, other factors are far more likely to influence the company’s outcome—and in turn, influence…

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Tags: Early-stage Investing Start-ups

Your 2017 Battle Plan

This is the last time you’ll hear from me in 2016. By the time I write to you again next week, it’ll be a brand new year. And I want to help you begin preparing for it right now... That’s because 2017 promises to be a big year for investors.…

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Tags: Private Equity Asset Allocation

Follow These (Profit) Leaders

When it comes to finding the most profitable early-stage investments, you’ve really got your work cut out for you. As I explained last week it’s been shown that you need to do at least 40 hours of research on every investment—whether you decide to invest or not. But as Matt…

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Tags: Early-stage Investing

Three Ways to Lock in Windfall Profits

For the past couple of weeks, we’ve been telling you about a remarkable group of people... People who’ve gone from being dead broke to multi-millionaires... overnight. Today we’re going to reveal their secret—and we’ll show you three tricks you could use to try and accomplish the exact same feat. [readmore]…

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Tags: M&A Start-up Investing