Karen DeSoto Comments on IDR Impacting NJ policy

Posted By Brie Austin In Category: Blog

The institute for Dispute Resolution scores first NJ policy success with the passage of a bill known as ‘S602’ which is now the The New Jersey International Arbitration, Mediation, and Conciliation Act. Karen DeSoto momments on IDR impacting NJ policy.

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What you need to know about Crowdfunding

Posted By Brie Austin In Category: Business

Crowdfunding is getting more popular these days. It is a process in which you let other people know about your business idea and allow them to fund it if they are interested in it. The process is not easy, though. You need to come up with something really interesting in order to gain attention.

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9 Ways To Validate Your Startup Ideas

Posted By Brie Austin In Category: Blog , Business

Have you experienced an ‘Aha’ moment and had a bright idea that you feel will be a profitable business for you? You might feel extremely excited and want to immediately act on that idea. While there are instances in which the hasty decision of investing in the business right away succeeded, most of the time, they led to failure. Here are 9 ways to validate your startup ideas.

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Bad Brokers And Good Investments

Posted By Brie Austin In Category: Blog , Business , Insights

When you invest your money into the securities market, there are bad brokers and good investments. Like anything else you have to do your homework to sort them out. The securities industry for a long time has been a swamp infested with leeches just looking for fresh meat. When they find an inexperienced investor, they tend to use high-pressure sales tactics, and abundant turnover of your holdings to spike their commissions.  But that doesn’t mean that a wise investor can’t navigate around them. 

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Cold Spring Advisory and Louis Ottimo Confronted

Posted By Brie Austin In Category: Blog , Interviews

I received a call from Louis Ottimo about a month ago, partly in reference to the article I wrote in September about him and his affiliation with Cold Spring Advisory, and also about me reaching out to a client.

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