Scammed: What you didn’t know about Voltaire

Voltaire was a famous French historian, philosopher and scam artist. Yep. In the early 1700s, the well-known enlightenment thinker played the French government for a huge sum of money which...

Throwback Thursday: What is Crowdfunding?

Have you ever had a brilliant idea that could help a lot of people? Maybe you should try raising money through the crowd, not the cloud, the...

What Makes Debt So…Sustainable?

Greece is just one of many countries in deep debt. 175% of gross domestic product, to be exact. Think about all the goods and services that Greece -...

Greece is BANKRUPT

Greece is in the midst of economic catastrophe, with both political and economic repercussions on the horizon. The Greek debt crisis is many years in the making. In...

How to Save Money on Holiday Shopping This Year

The holidays are upon us – so get ready to kiss your sweet money goodbye. Ok, that was pretty pessimistic. But while the holidays are a wonderful time to be...

Recessions, Bubbles & Crashes: What you need to know

The question on everyone’s mind: are we in a bubble? Ever since the S&P 500 fell from its all-time high (around 2,100) investors have been getting super antsy about...