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Robinhood App Review: Are the Free Trades Worth It?

​When it comes to investing, there are a lot of different ways you can go about it, but most of the time it’s best to go with a brokerage firm because they can manage your money and help you make the most of your investment.However, if you’re new to the game, then you may be wondering how you can get started and where to look for some advice. Robinhood is an app that promises to make the investment process easier and more accessible to people, but does it deliver? In a word, yes, but that doesn’t mean that it’s the … Read more

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Retiring Early? Here’s How to Write a Retirement Letter Like a BOSS

Today I’m featuring a guest post from Steve, who blogs over at ThinkSaveRetire.com. Steve knows a thing or two about early retirement, as you can see by his skyrocketing net worth, which he shows on his site. Take it away, Steve… [divider] Hang around the early retirement community long enough and you may begin to realize something fascinating – retirement letters aren’t all that easy to write. Initially, this surprised me. But truthfully, I’ve discovered that they are tough to write. What do you say in them? Should I come across as a smug a-hole, or more sincere? Do I admit to my boss … Read more

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How to Make Money on Twitch: A Complete Guide for Serious Gamers

OMGitsfirefoxx, or, in the physical world, Sonja Reid waited patiently for Fallout 4 to launch. Then she played it for 19 hours straight. On Twitch. But then you know that Twitch routinely brings epic, must-watch streams to your screen. Want to know how to make money on Twitch? Syndicate, riotgames, summit1g, and others who have more than 2 million followers are obviously getting paid. But there is room for the common man to cash in too. Let’s get into this. What is Twitch? Among the most popular ideas for making side income these days is Twitch, “the world’s leading social … Read more

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20 Outstanding Sites Offering the Best Freelance Writing Jobs for Beginners

I’d contemplated starting a blog for years before finally launching Money Mozart in 2015. I did it because I loved talking about money and I had nowhere to get my thoughts out. So my original intent was to use the blog as sort of a journal. I didn’t think anyone would read it. As it turns out, what happened was quite the opposite. The blog now gets a lot of readers each month which only continues to motivate me even more. Then I realized how much I enjoyed writing. I decided I wanted to expand into freelance writing, writing for other publications. So … Read more

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How to Identify the Fake Rich From the Real Rich

According to Dictionary.com, rich is defined as “having wealth or great possessions; abundantly supplied with resources, means, or funds; wealthy”. That same definition also pops up as the first hit in Google when you search for “rich”. So the first result in Google comes from Dictionary.com and the first sentence is “having wealth or great possessions”. I guess being rich means you have money and a ton of stuff, right? But what about the “fake rich”? Now, the word “rich” can be defined many ways. It could mean you have health, a family, shelter, a job, money – whatever. For … Read more

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How to Get Out of the Rat Race and Start Living

I just read a statistic that said more and more Americans are quitting their jobs voluntarily. In fact, the study done by the Bureau of Labor Statistics showed that the number rose to 3.1 million voluntary quits, which is the highest number since December 2006.What this means is more of us are leaving our current jobs for a better one. What it doesn’t mean is we’re all leaving the rat race.I’m not even necessarily talking about early retirement. I’m talking about leaving a job you don’t like to pursue something you want to do. Maybe it is early retirement. Maybe it’s … Read more

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10 Financial Mistakes Most of Us Have Made in Our Lives

We’ve all made dumb financial decisions. Even the most successful people have made their fair share of stupid mistakes. Money, in all its glory, causes us to lose all common sense. If you’ve found yourself in a crap heap due to some sketchy financial choices, you’re not alone. If you want to stop being stupid with money, you’re going to have to learn to manage it better. One of the ways to do that is to learn what triggers your spending. You also need to have a good understanding of what financial experts consider a waste of money. In doing so, … Read more

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5 Ways Millennials Can Teach You to Save Money

What’s up y’all!!? Today we’re gonna talk about millennials. Your first thought probably isn’t, “what the hell is a millennial?”We talk about them all the time. Millennials are those who “reached adulthood” at the turn of the century.Why did I put that in quotes you ask? Well, as a millennial myself, I can say that many folks think we’ll never reach adulthood.Also known as members of Generation Y, millennials are those born between 1980 and 2000. Along with being the “youngsters” of society, they’ve gained a reputation for being lazy.They also take too many selfies and overspend their money instead … Read more

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5 Odd, Yet Fascinating Ways to Earn Extra Money

The time has come. You have gone through your bank money, your wallet, your piggy bank, your dirty laundry pockets, and your neighbor’s dirty laundry pockets.Even after compromising your dignity, you still have no money. Bills are due this week and you are panicking.Considering you went as far as to check your neighbor’s stinky jeans, you are feeling a little desperate. One might say you are even up for an odd job to get your hands on some cash.You’re in luck, ironically for you. I’ve put together a list of odd, yet fascinating ways you can make money.Some might seem ridiculous … Read more