News, Forums, How-To's, a Directory, and more, all focused on enabling local investors, at a new website called Local-Investing.com.
They write: "We believe that all investors, not just wealthy ones, should have opportunities to discover, evaluate, and make local investments. Businesses should be able to reach out to their fellow citizens for financing, and not be limited to costly conventional sources of money. Communities should promote local investing to better manage their growth and development. Local investing is all about people connecting and building relationships with each other, the way investing used to be."
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