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The EnergyFunders blog covers all things oil and gas, investing, crowdfunding and saving on your taxes.

Searching for the Next Uber?
Oct 30

Searching for the Next Uber?

Oil Crowdfunding and the Economy of Sharing. If you’ve been searching for the next ...

What You Need to Know Before Jumping into Oil and Gas Investing
Oct 27

What You Need to Know Before Jumping into Oil and Gas Investing

Who\'s Afraid of Low Oil Prices? The year was 1990 and the price of ...

What is Equity Crowdfunding and Why Use it For Oil Investing?
Oct 23

What is Equity Crowdfunding and Why Use it For Oil Investing?

Crowdfunding in a nutshell is the financing of projects by a large group of ...

How to Calculate Net Revenue vs. Working Interest in 4 Easy Steps
Oct 20

How to Calculate Net Revenue vs. Working Interest in 4 Easy Steps

Here’s a quick, handy guide to calculating the net revenue for your oil and ...

How to Understand Oil Deal Structures
Oct 16

How to Understand Oil Deal Structures

(If You Are Vetting Oil and Gas Investments on Your Own) Understanding the deal ...

Real Estate Investors Find Tax Benefits in Oil Investing
Oct 14

Real Estate Investors Find Tax Benefits in Oil Investing

Commercial Real Estate vs. Oil and Gas Investing Commercial real estate investors are adding ...

Why Oil and Gas Professionals Love to Invest in Oil Wells
Oct 12

Why Oil and Gas Professionals Love to Invest in Oil Wells

We’ve been talking to oil and gas professionals about their preferred oil and gas ...

Five Things to Look for in an Oil Well Investment
Oct 08

Five Things to Look for in an Oil Well Investment

Energy is lucrative. But anyone can claim to have oil and gas interests for ...

The Top 3 Tax Benefits of Oil and Gas Investing
Oct 05

The Top 3 Tax Benefits of Oil and Gas Investing

The best advantage of oil and gas investing is a lower tax bill in ...

How Can You Identify Top-Tier Oil and Gas Operators?
Oct 04

How Can You Identify Top-Tier Oil and Gas Operators?

Regardless of the return potential, don\'t consider an oil project if the operator lacks ...

How to Calculate Return Potential in Oil Investing
Oct 03

How to Calculate Return Potential in Oil Investing

Return Potential …The entire reason for investing in the first place, right? The first ...

Which Equity Crowdfunding Site Is the Best?
Sep 17

Which Equity Crowdfunding Site Is the Best?

Comparing Equity Crowdfunding Sites Transparency is key to every oil and gas investment, and ...

“We are Changing the World Because …”
Sep 10

“We are Changing the World Because …”

While it has little to do with oil and gas investments, Richard Hendricks is seen ...

Third for a Quarter Deal: A Historical Look at the Texas Oil Business
Aug 14

Third for a Quarter Deal: A Historical Look at the Texas Oil Business

“Third for a quarter\" is the name of a classic oil and gas investing ...

Oil & Gas 101: The Many Roles of a Landman
Aug 06

Oil & Gas 101: The Many Roles of a Landman

What Does a Landman Do? Landman refers to a role in oil and gas ...

EnergyFunders and Crudefunders: A Comparison of Two Crowdfunding Platforms
Aug 05

EnergyFunders and Crudefunders: A Comparison of Two Crowdfunding Platforms

EnergyFunders was first ... and now has competitors EnergyFunders was the world’s first oil ...