Category Archives for "Entrepreneurship"

Andy Schectman Says “Gold and Silver are NOT Investments”

In this episode of the Full Disclosure Podcast, host John MacGregor interviews Andy Schectman, President and Owner of Miles Franklin Precious Metals. Schectman shares his journey into the precious metals industry and the importance of gold and silver as a form of wealth, not as investments. He discusses the current economic challenges, including rising debt […]

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Mastering the Art of Risk Management: When Good Stocks Go Bad

To be a successful investor, one must learn to manage these risks effectively. Financial education and extensive research form the foundation of successful investing and effective risk management. Nothing substitutes having a deep understanding of financial markets, investment products, and economic trends. Research allows you to look into a company's financial health, competitiveness, industry position, […]

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Venture Capital Funding: A Blessing or a Bind for Entrepreneurs?

Venture Capitalists (VCs) have become synonymous with the world of start-ups and scale-ups. These institutional investors inject large sums into businesses, betting on their potential for high returns. But while VCs can accelerate a company’s growth trajectory, the relationship between entrepreneurs and these financial powerhouses is nuanced. Let’s unpack the implications of VC funding on […]

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Must-Know Venture Capital Terms for Entrepreneurs

Accelerator: A program that provides mentorship and support to startups and early-stage companies. Accelerators typically last for a few months and culminate in a demo day where startups pitch to investors. Bootstrapping: The process of starting and growing a company without outside funding. Bootstrappers typically rely on their own savings and revenue to grow their businesses. Bridge round: A […]

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Wings of Wealth: Pros and Cons of Partnering with Angel Investors

Venturing into the world of entrepreneurship is an exhilarating ride, filled with dreams, aspirations, and occasionally, the need for a financial boost. Enter angel investors: benevolent individuals armed with capital, experience, and a genuine interest in seeing start-ups soar. While the allure of an angel’s support can be tempting, it’s essential to understand the intricacies […]

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