5 Ways to Deal With Your Partner’s Debt

Finding out that your partner has a significant amount of debt can be a difficult pill to swallow. This is especially true if you...

4 Things to Consider Before Investing in Real Estate

We all know that investing your money is the best way to secure a bright financial future. However, when it comes to real estate,...

How to Become a Millionaire by Investing $750 a Month

Becoming a millionaire is a big milestone that many of us aim to reach. Having said that, there are a lot of people that...

5 Ways You Can Use Your Smartphone to Manage Your Finances

Nowadays, we use our smartphones for pretty much everything. From taking pictures and sharing with our social network to using map apps not the...

5 Smart Ways To Automate Your Personal Finances

Managing your money can be cumbersome at times. That's why you really want to be automating your personal finances as much as you can....

Phishing Emails and Other Banking Scams You Need to Be Aware...

Scams can appear in a variety of forms, targeting average retail customers and experienced investors alike. When you browse the internet, use a social...

25 Fintech Startups That Are Revolutionizing How We Manage Our Money

Traditional banking and other financial services are currently being challenged by fintech startups that are leveraging technology to improve financial services and deliver more value...

Where to Invest Your Money in 2017

Figuring out where to invest your money could prove to be very difficult given the many options available and the very real risk of...

3 New Passive Income Streams You Probably Didn’t Know Existed

One thing I truly love about my generation (the millennials) is that basically everyone wants to make "passive income". Passive income being income you...

7 Common Investing Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Making mistakes is a natural part of the learning process. However, when it comes to investing, mistakes cost money. To help you to prevent...

How Frugal Moves Can Help You Manage Your College Costs

Higher education represents one of the most substantial financial commitments shared by families of college-age teens. And although it looms for years, as kids...

5 Ways The Sharing Economy Can Help You Save Money

The sharing economy refers to a socio-economic system where people exchange goods and services on a peer-to-peer level for either a fee or an...

25 Ways To Make $100 That Actually Work

If you are looking to earn a little extra to help you pay off debt or if you want to start one or two...

5 Apps That Will Help You Track Your Personal Finances Like...

Once upon a time, keeping track of your finances was an extremely difficult and time-consuming task. However, recent technological advancements made this tedious chore...

Why You Should Hold Dividend Stocks In Your Portfolio

Dividend stocks, per definition, are stocks that pay a dividend (either in cash or in stock). A dividend is a regular payment made by...

How To Invest In Bonds As A Small Investor

Bonds are an important part of every well-diversified investment portfolio. When you invest in bonds you can benefit from capital gains and receive annual...

What To Look For When Choosing An Online Broker

Once you have made the decision to start investing in the financial markets the first step you need to take is to set up...

The Single Most Important Investment You Can Make

Friends and readers of my blog regularly ask me "Alex, what should I invest in?" While I am happy to explain how the financial markets...

15 Websites You Need to Know as a Digital Nomad

Traveling the world and working remotely is a very exciting way to live your life. However, as you travel more than the average person...

5 Ways You Can Benefit From Owning A Student Credit Card

Outstanding student debt is a big problem for many university students and getting a credit card while still at university can easily add to that...

How to Save up to 25% on Amazon by Buying with...

If you regularly purchase products on Amazon and would like to receive discounts on almost any product you buy, then this article is for...

20 Ways To Make Money While Traveling

In this age of globalization and modern technology, long-term travel has not only become more affordable but now you are also able to fund...

What Happens To Your Credit When You Get Married?

On the weekend I received an email from a reader asking me 'what happens to my credit when I get married?'. I think this...

10 Ways to Make Money with Bitcoin

Since bitcoin's recent highs, the cryptocurrency has once again awoken the interest of the media, regulators, and speculators. Both the reputation and the regulatory...

7 Major Websites That Let You Pay With Bitcoin (That You...

Bitcoin is the oldest and most prominent cryptocurrency in the market today. It also sports the highest merchant adoption rate with over 100,000 merchants...

How To Stay Productive As A Digital Nomad

Being a digital nomad comes with a lot of freedom. You get to work on what you are good at, on your own schedule...

TransferGo – a new Startup Shaking up the Money Transfer Market

The international money transfer market, once dominated by banks and large MTOs (money transfer operators) Western Union, and MoneyGram, has witnessed massive disruption by...

3 Popular Side Hustles That Don’t Work

So-called 'side hustles' have become extremely common among millennials. It is uncommon to find fully dedicated employees who work from 9-5 without having something...

7 Things To Invest Your Time In When You’re Young

When you are in your 20s or early 30s there are several important investments you can make to build an amazing life for yourself...

Getting Married? Don’t Forget About These 25 Unexpected Wedding Expenses!

For most people, their wedding is the most momentous events in their lives. Countless preparations, an enormous budget and sleepless nights are often part...

3 Ways to Invest in Africa as a Small Investor

Africa is widely considered as a 'hot' frontier market to invest in. Economic growth across the continent is outpacing other emerging markets. For example, Kenya...

Is The Convenience of eWallets Worth The Cost?

Money is changing at a rapid pace. A worldwide cash-free society is not far away and as such, online services and apps are popping...

The Ultimate Guide To US Robo Advisors

In this post, you will find an overview of the best US Robo Advisors. Whether you are a newbie or a seasoned investor, this...

3 New Prepaid Debit Cards You Can Use To Manage Your...

Prepaid cards work differently to other types of bank cards and are an excellent tool for budgeting, shopping, making online purchases or withdrawing cash...

5 Things You Probably Didn’t Know You Could Do With Bitcoin

Cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin may seem enigmatic to some but there are a lot of people who use them to carry out financial transactions...

If Someone Cold Calls You To Sell You A Stock –...

There you are, sitting on your couch checking Facebook or watching Netflix and your phone rings. On the other end of the line a...

Should You Invest Your Money Or Pay Off Your Debt First?

Last week I received an email from a reader asking me whether she should start investing the money she has put aside or whether...

The Complete Guide To UK Robo Advisors

In this post, you will find a complete guide to UK robo advisors so that you can choose which online wealth management service is...

7 Ways To Travel The World Almost For Free

Traveling is one of the great joys of life. Unfortunately, many of us who would like to travel and explore the world feel that...

9 Apps I Use To Make My Life Easier

Smartphones have taken over our lives and will continue to do so in the years to come. Even at Kopan Monastery on the foothills of...

What Is Tax Loss Harvesting?

Tax loss harvesting in a practice that indirectly increases your investment returns by reducing taxation on your investment income. How does tax loss harvesting work? The...

5 Ways To Buy Bitcoins Without A Bank Account

I am sure by now you have heard of bitcoin. It's the digital currency that has emerged in the last five years and has...

6 Ways To Save Money While Travelling

Planning to go abroad, be it for business or leisure visits, can cause some unease: from booking your flights, to spending at your destination,...

Should You Invest In Peer-To-Peer Microfinance Loans?

Microfinance is a type of banking service that provides financial services to low-income individuals or groups who otherwise have no other access to financial...

HR For Small Businesses: 5 Common Mistakes To Avoid

The Human Resources department plays an important role in every business. Managing and treating staff well is vital for a business to flourish. The...

The Who’s Who of UK Challenger Banks

Since the 2008 financial crisis, the UK public has been left rather disappointed with the behaviour of the big four banks (Barclays, RBS, Lloyds...

5 New Ways To Invest In Bitcoin And The Blockchain

Once upon a time if you wanted to invest in bitcoin you had to use unsafe, unregulated exchanges based in overseas jurisdictions. Nowadays, however,...

“It’s time for self-directed ‘smart’ investing” – An Interview With Swanest...

I recently had the chance to speak to Swanest Co-Founder and CEO Silvan Schumacher about the investment management industry, developments in the fintech sector and...

Should Bitcoin be Part of Your Investment Portfolio?

The digital currency bitcoin received a lot of media attention when it rallied from under $100 to over $1000 per bitcoin from August 2013...

3 Reasons Why You Should Always Make More Than The Minimum...

The minimum repayment on your credit card refers to the minimum amount you need to repay each month to stay in ‘good standing’ with...