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How to Invest Money

Not sure how to invest money? No worries, in this article I provide simple and actionable steps to start investing your money ASAP.

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What is the Robinhood App?

What is the Robinhood App? An online platform to invest in stocks, options, ETFs, and cryptos, all commission-free. Learn what the Robinhood App is today!

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Tools and Applications to help your financial journey!

Personal Finance

A dedicated personal finance blog. Learn the fundamentals of debt, saving, budgeting, investing and spending.

Cryptocurrencies

Learn why crypto and digital currencies are the future. Institutions are investing millions - is this our digital gold rush?

Investing

Let's grow our wealth together! Learn the fundamentals of investing - retirement accounts, Roth IRA, TSP & more.

My Journey

Follow along as I journey towards becoming a financial planner. Read my lessons learned and course reviews.

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Investing
Chris Spangler

How to Invest Money

Not sure how to invest money? No worries, in this article I provide simple and actionable steps to start investing your money ASAP.

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Investing
Chris Spangler

What is Asset Allocation?

What is asset allocation? When it comes to investing, you might hear “don’t put all your eggs in one basket.” Learn why that is important.

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Military Finance
Chris Spangler

Saving for Christmas

So, how do you save for Christmas, a birthday, or vacation using automation? Here is a list of technologies that make saving thoughtless and easy. Saving for Christmas has never been easier.

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Personal Finance
Chris Spangler

Do you need renters insurance?

Do you need renters insurance? Yes, don’t be like me and have something happen to your stuff without it. It’s not worth it when it’s only a few bucks a month.

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what is the financial life cycle
My Journey
Chris Spangler

What is the financial life cycle?

Just like we have phases in our personal life such as being a baby, then a kid, and then a teenager and so forth. We also have financial phases. So, what exactly is the financial life cycle?

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Cryptocurrency
Chris Spangler

Earn Interest with BlockFi

High yield savings accounts with banks have rapidly decreased due to the fed cutting rates. However, you can earn interest with BlockFi, up to 8.6% on your crypto holdings.

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Cryptocurrency
Chris Spangler

Ripple Swell 2019 Recap

Ripple had their annual Swell Conference November 7th-8th in Singapore this year. Let’s recap some of the highlights from the 2019 event and the future of Ripple.

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A personal finance and investing guru – I blog about my financial journey and experiences to help you not make the same money mistakes I did.

I peel off the layers about investing, retirement, finances, crypto, and more! Exposing how to save, budget and invest money to gain financial freedom & independence.

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