Tagged: money

Vouch – A Nifty Idea for Lending

Vouch – A Nifty Idea for Lending

Technology has enabled a number of innovative financial technologies that provide advantages to the consumer – Bitcoin with its anonymity and ability to transfer funds without exchange fees, mobile check deposits supported by most...

A Primer on Financial Fitness (Infographic)

A Primer on Financial Fitness (Infographic)

Received an invitation to post this nifty infographic on Dave Enjoys. It is from Intuit and covers some basic financial statistics as well as tips for maintaining one’s financial fitness or getting into financial...

SaveUp: Get Money for Saving Money?

SaveUp: Get Money for Saving Money?

SaveUp is an interesting site. You associate a few of your bank accounts (credit, debit, school loans) to SaveUp and they then give you “credits” based on the amount you pay down. These “credits”...

Well, It Is About Time: Why Coin Is the Wallet Replacement We’ve Been Looking For…

Well, It Is About Time: Why Coin Is the Wallet Replacement We’ve Been Looking For…

I don’t like carrying my wallet around. I hate to thing about what sitting with my wallet in my back pocket does to my spine. There are always so many cards and they always...

Free Money! (No, Seriously)

Free Money! (No, Seriously)

Back in the good old days (late 1990’s) companies like AllAdvantage paid us just for browsing the web (and having a small window that covered the bottom of our screen and rotated ads). I...

Web-Based Invoicing Options.

Web-Based Invoicing Options.

Freelancing and self-employment seem to be growing in popularity and with them come an increasing need for invoicing software. At one juncture I was researching my options and compiled a list – figured I’d...

Book Review: The Money Men (H.W. Brands).

Book Review: The Money Men (H.W. Brands).

I’d never heard of Henry William Brands before reading The Money Men. Despite the late introduction, I suspect that his books will now appear high on my reading list – if they are even...

Occupy Wall Street?

Occupy Wall Street?

Introduction I’ve been following the Occupy Wall Street (#OWS) news for quite some time now – and am fascinated by it. I also followed the news on the bailout and so on. I have...

Saving Money and Energy.

Saving Money and Energy.

David Bakke wrote a great article for MintLife on saving money a few months back. He offers six ways in which homeowners can lower their energy bills and reduce their energy usage. Whether you...