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Fintech and Finserv—What’s the difference?

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If you don’t know, don’t worry! Both terms are being used very frequently nowadays, but they can be a bit confusing. So if you don’t know what the difference is between Fintechs and Finservs, then this article is a must-read for you. Finserv Finserv is nothing more than an abbreviation for Financial Services, and financial…

Can a savings account make you rich?

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The year is 2020. Online investment platforms are popping up everywhere. From real estate to loans—you can easily find a way to invest with just a few clicks. And yet, some people still choose to leave their money in a simple bank savings account. And that’s understandable. After all, many people were taught that banks…

Emergency fund 101

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When it comes to money, nobody wants to be caught unprepared. If anything urgent happens or if you suddenly lose your income, having some extra funds might save you. And that’s why it’s called an emergency fund. What is an emergency fund? Think of an unexpected situation where you are in desperate need of cash….

7 ways to spot a trustworthy investment platform

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Nowadays investing is easier than ever. A whole range of new platforms have appeared in the last few years; many promoting ways of investing that before were available only to those with lots of money or investment-savvy. There are automatic solutions, investment bots, click and drag options and complex dashboards for different assets available to…

Content creators’ role in a financial crisis – Leonardo Pinna’s story

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Disclaimer: This text was originally written in Italian and translated to English. All translations were done based on the translated English document. Even though we try our best to provide accurate translations, there might be slight differences due to the different languages and cultural nuances. As a personal finance content creator, Leonardo Pinna knows that his…

Diversification: Why your investments can’t live without it.

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Diversification. It’s a word you’ve probably heard many times before, but do you know what it means? Or why it’s important to your investments? Here’s a breakdown of diversification and why your investments need it and why you should want it. Investing is great. No really, think about it. You put your money to work,…

Money troubles? Your mental health might be to blame

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Taking care your mental health is vital—not just for your personal well-being, but for your financial well-being too. Yes, your psychological state and personal finances are connected, and they directly affect one another. If you don’t manage both of them effectively, you and your budget could suffer the consequences. Let’s take a look at how…

P2P investing and the current crisis – by Carmen Corral

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The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the guest blogger and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of Bondora. My name is Carmen Corral and I write about crowdlending investments on my blog invertirenprestamosp2p.com. I have co-authored and translated the bestselling book by well-known German investors Lars Wrobbel…