Adam Sharp

Co-Founder, Early Investing

An active investor in more than 80 startups, Adam brings his extensive experience, research, due diligence and industry connections to guide readers through the exciting new investment space known as equity crowdfunding. As a former financial advisor, he also has extensive experience with internet marketing and financial writing. Adam has worked as a consultant for leading web properties with millions of visitors per day. He has built three profitable web businesses. And he now regularly shares his knowledge about investing in startups, cryptocurrency and cannabis in his free daily e-letter, Early Investing.

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Mailbag: Lessons Learned From Bad Investments

In this week’s Mailbag, Andy Gordon shares what he learned from the worst investment he ever made and Adam Sharp explains why he’s not buying Beyond Meat.

News Fix: Former CFTC Chair Suggests a Digital Dollar Will Uphold U.S. Dominance in Global Finance

In the news this week: Pennsylvania introduces a comprehensive marijuana legalization bill, the former CFTC chair calls for a digital dollar and Canva’s valuation gets a boost.

Perfect Storm for Bitcoin

The upcoming bitcoin halving and brewing financial chaos are creating a perfect storm for bitcoin prices.

Mailbag: Don’t Dismiss Sectors or Cannabis Stocks

In this week’s Mailbag, the Early Investing team tackles cannabis stocks and startup sectors.

Tell the SEC to Update Its Definition of “Accredited Investor”

Accredited investors still have more startup investing options than everyone else. Let’s change that.

Mailbag: Early Investors Don’t Need to Worry About WeWork

In this week’s Mailbag, the Early Investing team addresses celebrity investors and the WeWork debacle’s impact on the startup investing world.

Gold Confiscation, $90K Bitcoin and IPOs Gone Wrong

Today we’re looking at three important stories: the history of gold confiscation, why IPO investors are last in line and the possibility of $90,000 bitcoin.

Mailbag: Learn From Venture Capital Investors’ Mistakes

In this week’s Mailbag, the Early Investing team tackles startup investing tips and lessons learned from the WeWork IPO debacle.