I am an accredited investor because I meet one or more of the following requirements:
I have an annual income of $200,000, or $300,000 for joint income, for the last two years, with the expectation of earning the same or higher income for this year.
My net worth exceeds $1 million, either individually or jointly with my spouse (excluding my primary residence)
Registered Investment Adviser
Registered Securities Broker
Private business development company or an organization with assets exceeding $5 million not formed for the sole purpose of purchasing specific securities