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The Most Profitable Fund of All Time?

For decades now, investors have poured money into all types of funds: Mutual Funds... Index Funds... ETFs… All with the goal of capturing financial upside and lowering risk. Unfortunately, most of these funds stink. In fact, a 2014 study performed by Dow Jones concluded that 98% of mutual funds failed…

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How I Made a Million Dollars in Three Weeks

Made might be the wrong word here. Raised is more like it. You see, when Matt and I first launched Crowdability, we raised $1 million from investors to help grow our business. From start to finish, it took us 21 days to pull together the entire investment. Relatively speaking, that’s…

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Report: Venture Capital Outperforms Stock Market

You rely on Crowdability to bring you the best deals. Now, rely on us to share the most up-to-date news, trends and opinion. You won’t find this stuff in the mainstream press. Look for it every Friday morning. Pollution: Track It Like the Weather Google’s self-driving cars have been multi-tasking. In addition to navigating more than 1 million miles without…

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"My No. 1 Investment Indicator"

You rely on Crowdability to bring you the best deals. Now, rely on us to share the most up-to-date news, trends and opinion. You won’t find this stuff in the mainstream press. Look for it every Friday morning. The $100 Million Search for Aliens Yuri Milner, the Russian internet investor, is spending $100 million of his personal fortune to search…

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The Greatest Threat to Apple & Google

You rely on Crowdability to bring you the best deals. Now, rely on us to share the most up-to-date news, trends and opinion. You won’t find this stuff in the mainstream press. Look for it every Friday morning. “Grexit” = Worst Name Ever Two months ago, Niraj Ranjan Rout and Nitesh Nandy started seeing the name of their start-up everywhere: on…

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Jim Cramer on Start-ups: Buy or Sell?

You rely on Crowdability to bring you the best deals. Now, rely on us to share the most up-to-date news, trends and opinion. You won’t find this stuff in the mainstream press. Look for it every Friday morning. Leo DeCaprio Invests in $55 Million Worth of Beds A mattress start-up has raised $55 million from famous celebrities including Leonardo DeCaprio and…

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Your Top 10 Money-Making Careers

You rely on Crowdability to bring you the best deals. Now, rely on us to share the most up-to-date news, trends and opinion. You won’t find this stuff in the mainstream press. Look for it every Friday morning. Senator McCain: Silicon Valley or Bust According to Senator John McCain, America’s Military Technological advantage is eroding—and fast. He’s hoping that Silicon…

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25.9% Returns in the Past 12 Months

You rely on Crowdability to bring you the best deals. Now, rely on us to share the most up-to-date news, trends and opinion. You won’t find this stuff in the mainstream press. Look for it every Friday morning. The Next Big IPO Next week, on June 19th, Title IV of “The JOBS Act” goes into effect. This law will let…

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