The Securities Act of 1933 In 1929, the worst economic downturn in modern history, known as The Great Depression, began. Though there is not one, specific cause, overconfidence from the booming 1920s led everyone--from millionaires to janitors--to buy in on the market. Ordinary people bought stock on easily obtained credit they were unable to pay back.
The Jumpstart Our Business (JOBS) Act of 2012 introduced equity crowdfunding to the investment space, allowing small businesses and small investors to raise capital and build wealth. Crowdfunding is a new opportunity for non-accredited investors to give capital and receive various returns (like equity, merchandise, or early access) from a company.
Up to the year 1900, women across the United States could not own property, and it wasn’t until 1974 that women could individually receive a line of credit. Despite these landmark opportunities for advancement, women have earned about 80% of what equal male counterparts have for the past 15 years and make up only 22% of angel investors. These systematic
Since ancient times, marketplaces have existed as a means and center of trade. A marketplace is a space where items or services are available to be bought and sold by consumers, serving as a staple for economies all over the world. Back in the old days, a person would go to the centralized gathering in a city to browse a selection of vendors and goods
By now, you’ve likely heard that blockchain technology is the future for transactions. But with a multitude of use cases, it’s unclear how it will be implemented and what that will look like. Blockchain for real estate is lighting a technology path to a bright future that is accessible, trustworthy, and fast. Why Does Real Estate Need
Like several outdated industries gone modern, the real estate landscape is set to be disrupted by once new and unknown technologies that are being used to conquer inefficiencies duly accepted by those who transition in and out of the real estate market. From basic online listing pages to automated software that helps find clients and predict sales, the