We now have over 80,000 people who have earned stock. That’s an enormous number of shareholders. No two ways about it, we’re launched.
Curated deal site – owned by iConsumer We’re pleased to announce that dealburner is now ready to use. A great big thanks to the folks who helped us get to this point. It still may have a rough edge or two. If you see something, please let us know here. Curated We’re aware that deal … Continue reading dealburner Launched
Rest in Peace Today, Amazon announced that AmazonSmile (Amazon Smile at smile.amazon.com) was being discontinued as of February 20, 2023. This was their charity program. They successfully raised a lot of money for a lot of charities, non profits, and causes. iConsumer used to give our members the opportunity to shop Amazon via AmazonSmile. Amazon … Continue reading AmazonSmile
Because you’re an owner, and a customer, your opinion is highly valuable. There were no clear winners in the list we presented. So, we’re asking for your help again, with a shorter list, and some new names.
With the changes we made November 1, offering cash back on top of stock back, we’ve been watching several metrics like a hawk. On top of that, our growth (as you’ll see) allows us to have credible conversations with investment banker / investor types, and whenever possible, I want to be able to share information … Continue reading Pre Holiday Update
One update to cover them all. Bitcoin Exposure In the past, iConsumer has offered Bitcoin as a reward. We stopped that practice several years ago, but we still have assets and liabilities linked to that effort. Also, we allow you to redeem cash back balances via Bitcoin. The current activity in the Bitcoin world (FTX … Continue reading One Update to Cover Them All
With great volume comes great benefits, but also greater support costs.
The number of people interested in cash back rebates far exceeds the number interested in experiencing the growth of a startup. It was a great place to start, but it’s time to move on. Our belief is that the marriage of the two (great upside with current rewards) is an unbeatable combination.
My barber was the first person to say “I want to invest in iConsumer”. When it was finally possible to invest, Masao and Jeanne wrote the first check. They had never invested in a start up before, I’m not sure if they’d ever invested in the stock market before. So now they own shares in … Continue reading An open letter to my barber
Part of the promise of iConsumer was that I would share our journey in educationally focused posts. In that spirit, here are some of the weird aftereffects of being pioneers in the Reg. A+ equity crowdfunding world and our leveraging them to make lemonade.