Andy Gordon of Early Investing breaks down the key risks startups need to take to succeed.
This is the second installment from Rick Bentley, Founder & CEO of Cloudastructure, rated a Top Deal by KingsCrowd. In this post he breaks down his experience with various online startup investing platforms and what you should expect as both a Founder and an investor.
The business models of subscription and non-subscription businesses are very different from each other. Non-subscription businesses rely on one-time purchases by the customers and repeat business. While subscription businesses generate revenues regularly and essentially have repeat customers already which forces them to focus on customer retention, What is a
Every company offering securities to investors under Regulation Crowdfunding (“Reg CF”) is required to provide financial statements that are prepared in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles. For offerings seeking over $107,000, those financial statements are required to be reviewed by an independent public accountant (second helpings under Reg CF
What is Customer Acquisition Cost? Customer Acquisition Cost is the total cost associated with persuading a customer to buy a company’s products or services. It includes all costs involved with customer research, marketing, and advertising: anything done to acquire a new customer. It is a critical business metric
This is a Knight Contributor piece meaning it is written by a member of the KingsCrowd community. The opinions below do not reflect KingsCrowd’s, rather they represent that of the contributor. If interested becoming a contributor reach out to email@example.com.As I mentioned in my prior article, a 5% portfolio allocation
What is Heuristics?Simply put, heuristics is a practical and creative approach – as opposed to a strictly logical and proven method – to learning or problem solving that is nevertheless effective in reaching a goal. Humans use heuristics all the time when the other commonly used methods are impossible or
When investing in a startup one component of due diligence that many won’t even think to consider is legal due diligence. Such questions could include, “does this company actually exist?,” or “are any of the key stakeholders in the business bad actors?”In regards to legal compliance RegCF platforms like Wefunder