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Is it common for founders to offer restricted shares to advisors? I’ve been offered an advisory board position and trying to understand things that I need to be mindful of.

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Yes, it’s pretty typical for advisory board to get some equity in the company

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Yep. It’s in the company’s interest to do so. It’s not uncommon at all.

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