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Have you tried the following HTML?

<div class="control-group">
  <label class="control-label" for="inputIcon">Email address</label>
  <div class="controls">
    <div class="input-prepend">
      <span class="add-on"><i class="icon-envelope"></i></span><input class="span2" id="inputIcon" type="text">
    </div>
  </div>
</div>

Have you tried the following HTML?

<div class="control-group">
  <label class="control-label" for="inputIcon">Email address</label>
  <div class="controls">
    <div class="input-prepend">
      <span class="add-on"><i class="icon-dollar"></i></span><input class="span2" id="inputIcon" type="text">
    </div>
  </div>
</div>

Here's a pull request https://github.com/akshatpradhan/lending-round/pull/26 using icon-dollar and moving the percent to be after the input

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