Wealth Creation

Pulling back the curtain on how SoftBank’s massive Vision Fund works — including just how big a check it can write

Picture it. The scene is Silicon Valley. Suddenly an investment firm materializes on the scene and starts writing checks bigger than anyone is accustomed to seeing. Fellow investors start to privately complain. Its partners are poseurs, they say. The firm is driving up valuations, they continue. It’s going to ruin venture capital, they conclude. It […]

Small Business Advice

Looking to Profit from the Ridesharing Revolution? How to Pick Between Uber and Lyft

You don’t have to spend long on the streets to realize just how much ridesharing is booming in popularity right now. Services such as Uber and Lyft are turning the transportation industry at large on its head and have opened a massive window of opportunity for those looking to profit from this ever-growing service. Especially […]