Designed for the First - Time Investor in

Crowdfunded Startups

Crowdfunded Startups

For the first time, millions of people now have the chance to invest in the startup economy

The JOBS Act made crowdfunding startup businesses
possible and practical.

We think that’s really great, but we know that most people have never invested in a startup. Heck, most people have never invested in anything.

The Academy is sponsored by iConsumer Corp., one of the first crowdfunded startups. But we’re about so much more than just iConsumer.

We’re working to provide you with an ever-expanding set of tools and knowledge so you can be a smart investor in any company, and especially in startups.


What is Shareholder Academy?

The resource for first-time investors in crowdfunded startups

The 2012 JOBS Act made it possible for ordinary folks – the 99% – to become investors in startups. Crowdfunding through sites like Kickstarter and IndieGogo have made backing products a common event.

The 2012 JOBS Act made it possible for ordinary folks to invest like this. That’s fun and great, but most people have never invested in a startup. Heck, many people have never invested in anything. We’re working to provide you with the tools and knowledge you need to be smart about it.


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