How Investing Works

Securities laws now allow anyone 18 or older to invest online directly into private companies.

Explore Offerings
Browse active investment opportunities


Create Your Account
Determine your investment eligibility and limits


Review & Invest
Follow the straightforward investment process steps to invest between $1,000-$5,000 per Offering

Investment Structures

No company, or “Issuer,” is permitted to list on TheInvestorHQ unless it has engaged in a third-party vetting process, which includes analyses of the Issuer’s business model and accounting/financial documents, among other things. The third party will also assist the Issuer in preparing the documents/media found on the Issuer’s “Offering” page to provide accurate explanations of matters relating to the Offering, presented in a consistent way to allow investors to easily compare Offerings during their selection process.

TheInvestorHQ allows each Issuer to choose between one of two investment models, both of which provide “exits” for the investor at contractually-set times:

Revenue Share
Nasdaq Direct Listing