Note: In order for an individual to qualify as Accredited, they must typically meet at least one of the following criteria: 

Any natural person who has earned income that exceeded $200,000 (or $300,000 together with a spouse) in each of the prior two years, and reasonably expects the same for the current year.
Any natural person who has a net worth over $1 million, either alone or together with a spouse (excluding the value of the person's primary residence).

Accredited investors can also invest utilizing capital from self-directed IRAs, 401ks, real estate IRAs, HSAs, and Coverdell ESAs