Rooted Investing

Investing in Our Communities

01.
Mission

Bringing Capital Back to Earth

02.
Vision

Our vision is to identify opportunities for people to use their social and monetary capital to create economic health and happiness for their communities, their families and themselves.

03.
Principles

  • Community-Based Investing
  • Relationship-Based Investing
  • “Do It Yourself” Investing
  • Using Coaches, Not Decision Makers

04.
Investing Rules

  • Simple Arithmetic
  • Simple Interest Rates
  • Simple Language
  • Assume the Best

What We've Achieved

Documented our method for converting traditional savings plans to self-directed IRAs.
Established a process for helping others follow our footsteps.
Invested in several projects in our community.
Invested in paying off student-debt at outrageous rates. Reducing the unnecessary high APR.
Invested in a local organic farm to create a sustainable innovation hub.
Invested in a service business that had a poorly owned mortgage.
Invested in creating a cutting edge passive house that will increase urban density while using minimal of energy.
Invested in a couple who converted their basement into a bike-hostel.

Current Blog Posts

  • Join Our Community Meeting 6/1/15
    Rooted Investing is happy to announce the groundbreaking of its new green housing project in Portland. Join us at our community meeting to discuss...
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  • Tithe for Tuition
    A simple concept, easy to remember and replicate. A religious term – many U.S. colleges and universities were founded by religious organizations...
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  • Diane’s Student Loan Story
    I graduated from Syracuse University in 1965, before student loan debt. Many high school friends went to University of Massachusetts. Syracuse (private) and...
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Recent Blog Posts

  • Join Our Community Meeting 6/1/15
    Rooted Investing is happy to announce the groundbreaking of its new green housing project in Portland. Join us at our community...
  • Tithe for Tuition
    A simple concept, easy to remember and replicate. A religious term – many U.S. colleges and universities were founded...

About Rooted Investing

Our philosophy is simple: We want to fund the world we want to live in by investing in our communities.

We're working to Bring Capital Back to Earth.

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Contact Us

Rooted Investing LLC

949 NW Overton Street
Portland, OR 97209

Phone - 323-632-6638

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