June 13, 2015 11:04 pm

Money, now also growing on trees

 

You’ve read the heading correctly, but it’s not as simple as you would hope. Ever since the financial crisis people have been trying to diversify their investments and think a little outside of the traditional stocks and bonds. This opened the doors to the world of timber, however this isn’t an investment just anyone can [...]

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Venmo: App to make and share payments

 

Easily one of the best finance apps, for sending and receiving payments, is Venmo. It seemlessly integrates with your credit/debit card and bank account. You know those times when it’s too complicated to split a check, or you want to quickly pay a friend back but you don’t have the cash? Just use Venmo! Send [...]

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Take control of your personal spending with Spendee

 

Keeping your personal finances in line can be grueling, especially during the holidays. There are a lot of apps out there, but not many are eye-catching and fun to use. Our suggestion? Spendee! Spendee keeps your spending habits and budgets updated, with some slick color coding and graphs. But the best feature is the sync [...]

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Bion Bartning: Modern Entrepreneur in the Big Apple

 

We have all had the dream of inventing the next big thing. The traditional image of an entrepreneur is often associated with a slick corporate suit, highrise building and endless supply of fast flashy cars. This image has a lot to do with a number of 80s movies and their idealised view of the everyday [...]

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Tradition Launches Electronic Trading Platform for Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities (TIPS) & Inflation Derivatives

 

Tradition, a leading global brokerage company servicing the world’s largest primary dealers, today announced that it has launched Stream Global for Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities (“TIPS”), to increase volumes in the US inflation market.   StreamGlobal is an integrated voice and electronic price execution platform.  It integrates the functionality of Volume Match with straight-through processing to ensure [...]

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Potato Salad Project Raises Nearly $55,492

 

A Columbus man known as Zack Brown has successfully managed to raise $55,492 to fund the world’s most-expensive potato salad project. This is quite strange considering the fact that he was initially asking for just $10. Donations are still pouring in. It is said that his Kickstarter campaign started as a parody at the fund-raising [...]

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