Author Archive: Jeremy Parkinson

What does it mean to trade stocks using CFDs?

What does it mean to trade stocks using CFDs?

One of the ways that an investor can access the stock market is through contracts for difference, commonly known as CFD trading. CFDs can be an effective form of trading to gain a larger exposure to the stock market, through leveraged trading, as well as having the opportunity to take a position on both rising […]
Ways to make money online fast from your laptop in 2021

Ways to make money online fast from your laptop in 2021

We live in a technology-enabled world and century and it’s no surprise that we can make money online for real. Today, this is easier than ever, and if you have a laptop and a stable internet connection you can do anything from running a blog to freelancing businesses and many other quick ways to make […]
How you can use bitcoin for purchases

How you can use bitcoin for purchases

Bitcoin is a vast finance system that offers you to use it as an investment, a stock to trade, or as a technology that will shape the future of entire industries. Bitcoin is capable of all as it is a digital currency, the “coin” in the name implies, a form of currency. It has a […]
5 common cryptocurrency mistakes all new investors make

5 common cryptocurrency mistakes all new investors make

With the exponential rise of Bitcoin (BTC) having soared in value to above $40,000 recently, and the popularity of Dogecoin increasing massively too following public support from the likes of Elon Musk, cryptocurrency is peaking the interest of millions around the world. But what are the do’s and don’ts that you should consider when investing […]
Best alternatives to Robinhood for UK investors

Best alternatives to Robinhood for UK investors

The Robinhood trading platform has been designed to appeal to the millennial and Gen Z demographic, through their zero brokerage and commission charges. The trading platform has garnered immense popularity since its inception almost 7 years ago and has an active userbase of over 13 million.  While Robinhood has a zero commission model has allowed […]
How will open banking impact and improve the hospitality industry?

How will open banking impact and improve the hospitality industry?

Card transactions currently cost UK businesses around £8 billion a year, with an average 3% transaction fee charged by some of the leading payment providers. At the moment, payments for these transactions also currently take around three to four days to be charged. Open banking is where authorised providers can access general consumer banking through […]
SBA PPP Loans are saving American SMEs… for now

SBA PPP Loans are saving American SMEs… for now

As much as the UK has a booming capitalist economy, we still tend to see America as the king of capitalism. This is not necessarily because we believe that they are good at it, but rather because they take it to an extreme. Whereas health care is free here because it is a basic human […]
5 areas that separate a good online stockbroker from bad

5 areas that separate a good online stockbroker from bad

Investing profitably in the stock markets relies heavily on the right selection of an online stockbroker. It’s particularly important if you are new to financial trading and looking for an intuitive platform that gives you a foothold in the markets and a chance to make your mark. Although there’s no guarantee when it comes to […]
How to do debt consolidation with bad credit

How to do debt consolidation with bad credit

Yes, it can be challenging to find consolidation loans for bad credit when struggling with debt, but with some effort you may be able to do just that. Here’s how to do debt consolidation with bad credit. What is debt consolidation? Debt consolidation involves borrowing money to pay off other debts. It streamlines the payment […]
Regeneration hot spots for property investments

Regeneration hot spots for property investments

Overall uncertainty may be prevalent across a wide range of investment sectors due to the current pandemic, however there have been many signs that the property market remains strong despite the challenges that COVID-19 has brought. During the past year property prices have continued to rise and demand has remained strong. One example of this […]