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Frequently asked questions
Investing in Oil Exploration



  1. Q

    Why should I invest with Wildcat Exploration?

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    By investing in one of our oil drilling projects allows you the sophisticated “accredited investors” to share in the growth of the industry resulting from the increasing worldwide demand for oil. Oil investments offer the potential of monthly cash flows, as well as tax benefits and portfolio diversification.
  2. Q

    How deep is a oil well?

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    Over the last six decades, it's only gotten deeper. In 1949, the earliest year with data available, the average depth of oil wells drilled was 3,635 feet. By 2008, the most recent data available, we were drilling an average of 5,964 feet, a slight decrease from the 2007 at 6,064 feet.
  3. Q

    How long do oil wells produce?

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    How Long Does Fracking Last? Fracking is a temporary process that occurs after a well has been drilled and usually takes about 3-5 days per well, making it a brief and crucial part of energy extraction. Sometimes, wells are re-fracked to extend their production, but the energy they produce can last for 20 to 40 years.
  4. Q

    How long does it take to drill an oil well on land?

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    How Long Does It Take to Drill an Oil Well? Drilling an oil well can take anywhere from 15 days to 12 months, sometimes longer. The amount of time it takes depends on a number of different factors, including the depth of the well and whether it's on land or offshore.
  5. Q

    How are oil royalties paid?

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    A royalty is the portion of production the landowner receives. A royalty clause in theoil or gas title process will typically give a percentage of the lease that the company pays to the owner of the mineral rights, minus production costs.
  6. Q

    How do I Invest in Oil Industry?

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    The oil industry offers a number of options for investing, including buying stocks in publicly-owned energy companies, oil and gas mutual funds, royalty funds, commodity trading, and investing directly with independent oil companies. Wildcat Exploration llc. is a privately-owned, independent oil drilling exploration company which offers direct participation to private investors, and/or investing entities, in a project drilling program.
  7. Q

    What are the risks associated with Investing in Oil Exploration Industry?

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    Most all investments carry some type of risk, potential oi Investors need to be able to financially bear the total loss of investment capital in the event that the project is not economically successful. Wildcat Exploration strives to minimize the business risk of its projects by performing thorough geological, geophysical and engineering evaluations prior to deciding whether to offer a drilling project investment or not.
  8. Q

    What is Oil Drilling Exploration?

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    Hydrocarbon exploration (or oil and gas exploration) is the search by petroleum geologists and geophysicists for hydrocarbon deposits beneath the Earth's surface, such as oil. Oil exploration are grouped under the science of petroleum geology.
  9. Q

    Do I qualify to Invest in Oil Project?

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    Only those individuals and investing entities which are “Accredited Investors” can invest in directly with a oil drilling project.
  10. Q

    What is a Accredited Investor?

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    An individual is considered an “Accredited Investor” if he/she (a) has an individual net worth, or joint net worth with his/her spouse, which exceeds $1 million at the time of the purchase, excluding the value of his/her personal residence or (b) has income exceeding $200,000 in each of the two most recent years, or joint income with a spouse exceeding $300,000 for such period, and reasonably expects to reach that same level of income in the current year.
  11. Q

    How do I Invest in a Wildcat Exploration Oil Drilling Project?

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    If you are interested in participating and would like further information regarding the investment opportunities which Wildcat Exploration has to offer, please visit the “Contact US” page, fill out the contact form and we will contact you directly.
  12. Q

    What is the purpose of drilling exploration wells for oil?

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    Exploration and production is the common terminology applied to that portion of the petroleum industry which is responsible for exploring for and discovering new crude oil fields, drilling wells and bringing the products to the surface.
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