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The Startup Investor | June 30, 2022

90% of Millionaires Actively Invest in this Sector

  • The Startup Investor | June 30, 2022

    90% of Millionaires Actively Invest in this Sector

    If you've read the news lately, you've heard this conversation.

    With the Fed's continued interest rate hikes, the cost of borrowing for a home is rising as fast as the literal price of homes during the pandemic.

    So, with the financial landscape dampening the prospects of once-scalding real estate markets, it stands to reason that real estate startups would be negatively impacted, too.

    That's where you'd be wrong.

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  • The Startup Investor | June 29, 2022

    The Next Theranos is Out There – Here’s How to Avoid It

    Anyone who's spent any time in the angel investing world (or on Hulu) knows the name Theranos.

    Valued at a lofty $9 billion in 2014, the MedTech startup claimed its technology could reduce the amount of blood required for testing to a microscopic amount.

    Theranos founder and CEO Elizabeth Holmes was sentenced to 20 years in federal prison at the beginning of 2022 for the lies.

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  • The Startup Investor | June 25, 2022

    Google’s LaMDA: Why You Should Be Investing in AI Startups Now

    One of the most popular themes in sci-fi books and movies is super intelligent, self-aware computers that and even have personalities. Whether it’s Iron Man’s computing sidekick, iRobot’s Sonny and the hoard of highly intelligent robots or Terminator’s Skynet, we’ve...
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  • The Startup Investor | June 22, 2022

    Why Angel Investors Shouldn’t Fear a Bear Market

    We’re all familiar with the adage, “You don’t know what you’ve got ’til it’s gone.” Well, that 80s rock ballad might as well be the motto for today’s current financial landscape, and there could be few places this applies better...
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  • The Startup Investor | June 22, 2022

    Amazon Hasn’t Cracked Drone Delivery – But Others Have

    In 2013, Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos unveiled the company’s “Octocopter” to 60 Minutes journalist Charlie Rose, foreshadowing a world where delivery takes to the sky autonomously. “Could it be four, five years [away]?” Bezos queried. “I think so.”...
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  • The Startup Investor | June 21, 2022

    You’ll be Salty for Real This Time if You Miss This Potential Unicorn

    Hey, y’all! Quinn Conyers here. Apologies for the unexpected cancellation of last week’s show. We’ll make up for it today. You’ll see me and KingsCrowd founder and CEO Chris Lustrino (or as I like to call him, the Data Don)...
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  • The Startup Investor | June 18, 2022

    Flying 5X Faster than Sound

    If 2022 has shown us anything, it’s that defense has never stopped being important – even if it felt like it for a while. With the Russian invasion of Ukraine dragging on for over 100 days and U.S.-China and Iran-Israel...
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  • The Startup Investor | June 16, 2022

    Go Home! Or at Least Invest Smartly with Startups in the Sector

    There’s no telling how long the market upheaval will last. It’s only natural to feel a bit lost in all of the noise and anxiety. It seems there are few, if any, places that the Fed’s interest rate hikes haven’t...
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  • The Startup Investor | June 15, 2022

    Where Billionaires Find Value in this Choppy Landscape

    Take a deep breath, and whatever you do, don’t look at your investment portfolios. As you’re well aware, in anticipation of the Fed’s interest hikes today to further combat inflation, the markets have officially entered bear territory. Previously described as...
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  • The Startup Investor | June 11, 2022

    The National Wildfire Emergency

    Buck Jordan here. We're facing a wildfire emergency across this country. We need to mobilize to confront the challenge. Every year, millions of acres across the United States are burned to a crisp, billions of dollars of damage done, and thousands of properties destroyed. But one of the most promising new technologies being applied right now to stop the wildfires. Click here to find out how.
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Meet Neil Patel

Neil Patel is a successful entrepreneur and investor who has been active in the startup scene for nearly two decades. Born in London, England, he moved with his family to Orange County, California when he was two years old, where he was surrounded by entrepreneurs and innovators from an early age. Neil is the founder of several companies, including Crazy Egg, Hello Bar, and Quicksprout – companies that established Neil as one of the world’s leading digital marketers. But Neil spends more time these days on the other side of the table – as an angel investor. He has made some unbelievable returns backing early-stage startups. Now, he’s here to teach you to do the same. Neil launched the Angels & Entrepreneurs Network to pull back the curtain on the world of “pre-IPO” investment, because he believes everyone should have access to the same playing field – not just society’s high and mighty.