Last year, I received a $50 Visa gift card as a present. It's always nice to receive a Visa gift card as it gives one the flexibility to purchase a variety of items. However, it's always an issue when the balance on the card gets to a low point where it is not enough to … Continue reading How to spend a small balance on a Visa or MasterCard gift card
Cashback Apps: What is Dosh and is Dosh a legit app? What is Rakuten and how does Rakuten work?
I'm always on the hunt for easy ways to earn money by doing, well, almost nothing. That is why I have used web and smartphone apps that easily give cash back for retailers I often shop with. The two I have had a good experience with are Dosh and Rakuten. The costs of shopping add … Continue reading Cashback Apps: What is Dosh and is Dosh a legit app? What is Rakuten and how does Rakuten work?
DIY Investing vs Investment Broker – How To Decide
Sponsored post by Ellie Lott. More people than ever are looking for ways to invest their money. We all know there is a ton of conflicting advice out there. One thing we know for sure is there are bigger potential gains from investing than from simply keeping your money in a savings account. However, there … Continue reading DIY Investing vs Investment Broker – How To Decide
What is Cardano (ADA)? A history and timeline of Cardano
What is Cardano (ADA)? If you look at any respectable top ten list of blockchain networks, you’ll likely see Cardano on that list, alongside its primary cryptocurrency ADA, which was named after Ada Lovelace, a 19th-century mathematician who is considered the first computer programmer. Ada is used to send and receive digital funds. Cardano is … Continue reading What is Cardano (ADA)? A history and timeline of Cardano
How to stake Algorand with Coinbase
During a recent visit to a local store, I could hear that the people around me were talking about Dogecoin. I have a friend who works in finance, and he once told me that if you hear everyone talking about a certain investment, during your Uber ride, at the store, friends from college--you probably missed … Continue reading How to stake Algorand with Coinbase
How to Earn Free Cryptocurrency on Coinbase
My first experience with investing started on a basketball court on a warm summer morning in July of 2019. As the day started to heat up, my brother and I played a game of horse, and he had me sign up for Robinhood. I quickly became obsessed. I made a lot of common mistakes, but … Continue reading How to Earn Free Cryptocurrency on Coinbase
The Sleep Easy Portfolio: How to Sleep Easy in Any Market Environment With Just Four ETFs
Investing 100% of your portfolio in US stocks has been a winning trade for more than a decade now. Holding the popular ETF SPY (a popular stand-in for the S&P 500 index) over the past ten years would have netted you an excellent annual return of just under 14%. Investors who picked their own stocks, … Continue reading The Sleep Easy Portfolio: How to Sleep Easy in Any Market Environment With Just Four ETFs
How to buy fractional shares on Robinhood
What is a fractional share? Robinhood, the simple commission free trading app that has taken young investors by storm, has now offered an option quite appealing to the aspiring investor. Many new traders would love to have a part of the action when it comes to expensive stocks like Amazon (AMZN) or Apple (AAPL) but … Continue reading How to buy fractional shares on Robinhood