Thursday, May 14, 2020

How to Turn $5,000 Into $4 Million, the First Three Rules of Angel Investing - Questions and Answers - Ren Cartlon

What is Angel Investing?

Providing Capital for a Business Start-up

When did Angel Investing Become Available to Most Investors?

Title III of the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act (JOBS) finally entered into force on May 16, 2016. 

Why Should I Care About Angel Investing?

If the first three rules of real estate are location, location, location. The first three rules of angel investing are returns, returns, returns. Angel investing offer high risk, high reward potential opportunities.

Targeted Returns: 2.5X in four years, roughly 25% annually.

Which is worse, risk of loss or risk of missing opportunities?
Example: If you invest $5,000 and let it sit untouched for 30 years, here are some possible scenarios:
-Bank, 1% = $6,739
-CDs, Money Markets, Bonds, 5% = $21,610
-S&P 500, Large Cap Stocks, 10% = $87,000
-Real Estate, 15% = $331,000
-Angel Investments, 25% = $4 million

Who Else Cares About Angel Investing?

Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon, made a $250,000 investment in Google in 1998. It was worth $1.6 billion in 2019

Where Can I Angel Invest? 

Equity Crowdfunding Portals
Private Placements
Business Accelerators and Syndicates

Are There Any Other Success Stories?

$10,000 investment in Uber in 2010 was worth $127 million in 2015
$100 investment in Bitcoin in 2010 was worth $28 million in 2017

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