by Carrie Smith - November 4, 2014
Keen to try a new investment option — one with the potential for decent returns that helps other people get out of debt at the same time?
Social lending, or peer-to-peer lending, is a growing sector [...]
by Steve Gillman - August 7, 2014
With a net worth of $65 billion, Warren Buffett is perhaps the best investor of all time. What makes him so successful?
Reporting on Buffett suggests that that he just buys quality stocks at good prices [...]
by Steve Gillman - June 4, 2014
What’s shiny, comes from Canada and is worth $20?
Each of the three collectible silver coins I just bought from the Royal Canadian Mint. Buying hard currency from another country might sound strange, [...]
by Kyle Taylor - January 20, 2014
Hi Penny Hoarders –
I truly love getting your emails! I try to answer as many as possible, but with more than 100 reader emails a day (not to mention comments, FB discussion, and tweets) it can be [...]
by Kyle Taylor - December 30, 2013
If you read personal finance blogs with any regularity, you’ve likely seen all the ways people, including myself, make out like bandits by getting free stuff.
And by far, one of my favorite ways [...]
by Kyle Taylor - December 17, 2013
Think about all the time you spend waiting…
Waiting for the doctor. Waiting for the subway. Waiting for your Starbucks coffee.
One study suggests that on average, our waiting times add up to 62 minutes [...]
by John Preston - August 12, 2013
For Sale: Luxurious, seaside bungalow. We guarantee that the structure will never need re-shingling, re-siding, a new furnace, a new water heater or foundation repair. Appliances will never break; you’ll [...]
by Kyle Taylor - August 10, 2013
I was reading an article the other day about this billionaire media mogul named John Malone who recently overtook Ted Turner as the nation’s largest land owner. His most recent acquisition of Bull [...]
by Kyle Taylor - July 21, 2013
If your savings account isn’t exactly ready for prime time or you are just looking for some weird ways to diversify your portfolio, check out these seven wacky investments. All of them require $100 [...]
by Kyle Taylor - July 15, 2013
It’s hurricane season again. While we cross our fingers that it is a mild season, climatologists are predicting it could be very active. And one group of entrepreneurs is counting on it…
by Kyle Taylor - June 27, 2013
We’re all guilty of it. We try to type a domain name into our web browser only to discover we’ve misspelled it and end up on a site we didn’t intend to. Although this can be frustrating [...]
by Kyle Taylor - April 25, 2013
Do you remember that episode of Seinfeld where Jerry is revealed to be famous in Japan and he continues to get royalty checks from his appearance in the “Super Terrific Happy Hour?”
The checks [...]