Story of Charlie Shrem Going to Jail and New SEC Crowdfunding Law

Episode 57

This week Brian shared his experience of joining Brett King on podcast Breaking Banks. While Brians podcast focused on Apply pay, we learned of an incredible story of Charlie Shrem, a payment technology entrepreneur who is going to jail because of a retroactive law that outlawed specific transactions from years ago.

In the second part of the podcast we discussed the recent change in SEC raising the limit to $50 million that can be raised by private companies.

Our speakers in this week’s episode:


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Remittance Industry Players At A Glance (Infographic)

Faisal Khan our co-host authored this infographic that depicts the Remittance Industry Players At a Glance. The original posted can be downloaded from here.

Remittance Players At A Glance

About the Author: Faisal Khan is a banking / payments consultant and digital money evangelist. He is the co-host of Around the Coin, a weekly podcast on banking, money and payments. He is also a frequent contributor to popular Q&A site Quora. His official website is at