A new community-based crowdfunding platform focused on investor education and development within an entrepreneur-friendly eco-system.

Enterprise with a social agenda, a mind for profit and a heart for community.


We are passionate about empowering entrepreneurs who make a positive difference in the world.
We have also developed the only system proven to eliminate the devastating consequences of failure for entrepreneurs and investors


The Empowered Capital philosophy of “Enterprise with a Social Agenda, a Mind for Profit and a Heart for Community” expresses itself in the ventures we support; STEPUPS, not startups. Our support is holistic and complete throughout the full life-cycle of every venture, through good times and bad.


Empowered Capital is growing its investor base ‘from the ground up’ by means of a five-stage financial fitness coaching system; Learn, Earn, Save, Invest and Win. Become an Empowered Capital Investor today! And check out The 49 Club


From Startup to Company: It’s not a light switch.

Response to a LinkedIn article “From startup to company: It’s not a light switch” by Evo Terra. Here is my take on what’s important at Empowered Capital and the kind of ethos we espouse. It is all about effective succession planning. Using an entrepreneurial profiling system as a framework, I class startups in two categories; (1) …

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Empowered Capital’s new Johannesburg base.

INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITY As of 1 September, this three-acre property will become the new Johannesburg basecamp for Empowered Capital and the city-network project. When the first phase is complete it will include; An upgraded 14-bedroom executive guest house An expanded conference and meeting venue. A new entrepreneur incubator.   EXCELLENT INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITY The property will be developed …

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