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My experiments investing and copytrading

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The best stock trading apps for 2018

Looking for the best apps to trade stocks?  I’ve put together three very different options for trading stocks.  Even if you’ve never traded or invested before you’ll find these apps useful.  And the best news, is you can get started with as little as $5.

All of these apps are available on mobile platforms as well as through your browser on the desktop.

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How to become a top Popular Investor on eToro

eToro is one of the worlds largest copy trading platforms.  On eToro, you can automatically copy the trades made by others.  When you copytrade, whenever a copied trader makes a trade, your account does too.  In return for making the trades and being a successful trader, eToro rewards these people.  This is known as the “Popular Investor” program.

In this post I’m going to break what makes a top popular investor and how you too can reap the rewards.

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Make $200 This Month on Swagbucks

This past month I’ve been conducting a little project to see if I could make $200 on the side with Swagbucks.  Good news is I’ve just past that total.  I’m going to show you show you too can make $200 in a month on Swagbucks.   Continue reading

How to Get Started Saving and Investing

Getting started investing can seem very daunting.   But everyone has to start somewhere.  In this post I’m going to show you how you can start investing with as little as $5.  And also break down the difference between saving vs investing and why you should be combining the two to really grow your net worth.

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18 Ways to Make Money Online Quickly

Are you looking for some ways to make money online quickly?  I’ve put together 18 very different options.  Some of them require a little skill, where as others can be done by anyone.  Some require a little money up front and others can be done starting with nothing.  So there should be something for everyone.

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Swagbucks Review – Does it actually work?

Swagbucks is a website that pays you to do many of the things you already do online.  You earn a little bit of cash for completing surveys, searching the web and online shopping.  But is it a legit way to make money online?  In this post I’m going to share my experiences and the potential profit you can make from joining swagbucks.

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Does Acorns Actually Work?

Acorns is a popular micro-investing and savings app.  I’ve been using it for the past 12+ months and I wanted to share my results so you can get a better idea as to whether or not you should use it.

So read on to find out more about Acorns and why I think it is the future of investing.

If you’ve been using Acorns let me know how you’ve been doing in the comments.

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The Pros and Cons of CFD Trading

I use CFD trading all the time.  For example, when I recently started my Facebook Stock experiment, I traded through CFDs.

In this post I’m going to break down some of the pros and cons to CFD trading so you can make a more informed decision before jumping in.  Remember all trading involves risk and you should do your own research before making a decision to start.

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Buying Facebook Shares on eToro

The old adage goes – buy low, sell high.

So when Facebook shares dropped to record low levels I thought I’d make a move a buy some through eToro.

Now here is a big disclaimer – Just because a share price has a huge drop, doesn’t mean it’s going to have a huge recovery.  In fact there have been many examples of stocks that continue to fall until they are basically worthless.  So remember that I make these investments partly as an experiment and partly so you guys have some entertaining things to read.

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How much does CopyTrading Cost

Copy Trading is a trading feature that allows you to automatically copy the trades made by more experienced traders.  It’s a legitimate way to trade, a good way to learn more about trading and can also be very profitable.

But how much does it actually cost to get started and what are the ongoing fees and costs involved?  In this post i’m going to break down how much copytrading on eToro costs.

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