My 17 rules for investing (regardless of the investment)

I love investing. Stocks, real estate, businesses, you name it. Here are the 17 rules I invest by. Every investment has a return: Either money or education. Don’t be an investor: Be an engineer. Don’t invest in anything you can’t control (and learn the levers that will provide a return). Redefine your idea of risk. […]

Angel investor article: Sarbanes-Oxley and start-ups

VentureHype is a blog for angel investors that I write for regularly. In my June 17th article, “What the @#$ is SOX?” I talk to angel investors about how they can prepare their start-up today for SOX compliance in the future.

Angel investor article: How GAAP and IFRS impact your investing

Venture Hype is a blog focused on helping angel investors. Recently, they published an article of mine that highlighted what angel investors need to know about Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). Read my June 3rd article: “Reader’s Question Answered: What The @$#! is GAAP and IFRS?“

Angel investor article: How to manage your angel group

Sometimes angel investors invest on their own, but there is safety in numbers. In my article published at invitation-only resource site Venture Hype on May 6th, I discuss the difference between member-led angel investor groups and professionally managed angel investor groups in an article entitled How to manage your angel group“.