No, you do not need to be Accredited to invest with us. You can participate as a Sophisticated Investor if you have previous experience in similar investments or you may use your accountant or financial advisor to approve your participation. What is an Accredited Investor? This is a government qualification defining an investor by one of two thresholds: either $200,000 or more of annual income for the last two years OR $1,000,000 of assets not including your personal residence. For a detailed explanation please Click Here for information directly from the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).