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Equity Crowdfunding Now Allowed in Texas

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Texas is now one of 13 states where small businesses are allowed to solicit funds in exchange for equity. This news is huge for startups trying to bootstrap their businesses or find other sources for capital — and more proof that Texas is just where we get business done. “When we started looking into this, there were three states where this was allowed,” said Texas Securities Commissioner, John Morgan in a…

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#BuiltByImmigrants: Stories from Texas Entrepreneurs

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Immigrants drive innovation in America. Iconic companies like Google, Dropbox, & eBay were started by foreign born entrepreneurs. It’s easy to see how America benefits from immigrant ingenuity since 42% of Forbes’ Fortune 500 companies were started by immigrants. However, misconceptions about the contributions of immigrants fuel many arguments against reform. Without immigration, the United States wouldn’t be the entrepreneurial center of the world. FWD. us is challenging the narrative through our…

CEOs Across US Say Texas is #1 For Business

CEOs Across US Say Texas is #1 For Business

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According to a survey conducted by ChiefExecutive.net of over 650 CEOs nationwide, Texas grabs the #1 spot as the best place for business. Somehow, I don’t think anyone in Texas is surprised. Here is what the CEOs had to say: “No personal income tax is a plus in Texas.” “Texas continues to develop and grow businesses. The State attracts Top level talent across the income divisions. Laws and taxation are…