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Fundrise Review: Commercial Real Estate Investing Made Easy

Crowdfunding is the process of connecting borrowers and lenders directly, bypassing any cumbersome (and costly) intermediaries. This new form of financing can benefit businesses and consumers alike, driving down the cost of capital. Fundrise is a pioneer in the real estate crowdfunding sector. First established in 2012, Fundrise initially offered investments in stand-alone properties. Developers could apply

Less is More in the Bizarre World of Investing

If I ask you what you will be doing 10 minutes from now, you can probably give me an accurate answer. But what if I ask about your plans in 10 months? It’s unlikely that you know for certain. What about 10 years from now? That would be almost impossible to answer, right? You know far more about

Are Your Online Financial Accounts Secure?

Earlier this month, Vanessa and I dealt with a frustrating cyber-security threat. One of our accounts was hacked, and the individual was able to steal some financial resources. We are working with appropriate parties to recover the loss, but the entire process is extremely frustrating and time consuming. If you haven’t yet experienced this type

The Cost of Addiction – In Dollars

Habits can be helpful or harmful, but most people would like to eliminate at least one habit from their life. There are a variety of reasons for kicking a habit, but a common reason, and possibly the most costly (pun intended), is financial distress. Puff, Puff, Pass Here are some tobacco stats from the Center for

The Cash Cow Roundup

I have a confession to make. I can’t stop looking at tiny houses. Tiny houses are typically around 400 square feet or less. But what a tiny house lacks in size, it makes up for in character. The owners have to be creative in the way that they use space, resulting in unique and customized homes. At first glance,

Tips from a Car Flipping Pro: How to Get a Deal on Your Next Vehicle

Enjoy this excellent article from Jeremy, a reader who specializes in flipping automobiles for profit. Let me start by telling you something you already know; you aren’t the only person out there trying to find a deal on a car. Websites like Craigslist attract 60 million shoppers each month, just in the US alone. In

Setting Financial Goals – The Complete Guide

The United States is one of the wealthiest countries in the world, yet tens of millions of Americans have serious financial problems. The first problem, and probably most important, is failing to set financial goals. Any improvement in one’s personal financial situation must begin with clearly defined goals. I’ll teach you how to set those goals

Debitize Review: Use Your Credit Card Like a Debit Card

Credit cards are a fantastic financial tool, if used responsibly. They offer a multitude of perks, benefits, and rewards. But all of these benefits are worthless if you can’t pay the full monthly balance on your credit card. That’s because carrying a balance means paying exorbitant interest each month on the debt balance. That fact has

What is Your Net Worth and Why Does it Matter?

Every financial decision ultimately takes you closer or further away from your goals. To evaluate your financial progress over time, one useful measure to consider is your net worth. Your net worth is a measure of your overall financial health, and is calculated as the difference between your assets and liabilities: Assets – Liabilities = Net Worth

Republic Wireless Review – New Phones, Plans, and Network

I first reviewed Republic Wireless two years ago when my parents were looking for a new carrier. I then wrote about the service again after they updated the firmware and released 2 new phones. To recap: Republic Wireless is an innovative company that I first found while doing research on high quality, low cost cell phone providers. The founders had