How to Buy Bitcoin in 2019

Bitcoin has been rapidly gaining value over the past few months.  While I don’t believe you should go all in and invest your life savings in Bitcoin, I do think it’s worthwhile to hold a small position.  I (like everyone else) has no idea what the price of Bitcoin is going to do.  It could go to $100k or back to $1k.  So remember to only invest what you can afford to lose.

If you’re new to cryptocurrency, the good news is that you can start investing with as little as $10 and build your portfolio over time.

Buying Bitcoin is pretty easy in Australia.  Here are my top options for investing:

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Here’s a Spaceship Voyager Promo Code

Update: Spaceship Invest is no longer offering this bonus.  We’ll update the post if they ever bring it back.  We still think it’s a great place to invest!

I’ve been using the Spaceship Voyager app for the past few months.  It’s one of my favourite investment products.  They are currently running a promo where you get $20 free when you sign up to use the app.  It’s a great way to start your saving and investing journey.  Read on to find out how to get the bonus:

What is Spaceship Voyager

Spaceship Voyager is a new way to save and invest money. You can start investing with as little as $5 and then setup either scheduled investments of invest one off lump sums.  Your money gets invested in a diverse portfolio of stocks.  You can choose one of two portfolios – one is made up of the companies Spaceship thinks will be important in the future.  Think Apple, Tesla, Netflix etc.  The other is an index fund made up of the top 200 most popular companies.

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Should you invest with Brickx

Brickx is an Australian startup that lets you invest in property with as little as $75.  On the surface that sounds like a great way for the non-baby boomer crowd to get access to the property market.  But is it really a good investment?  Find out if you should be investing in Brickx with our review.

What is Brickx

Brickx is a marketplace to buy “bricks” or shares in a property.    It’s basically a fractional investment platform for property in Australia.  You can browse through the properties listed and purchase a share based on the value of the property.

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The best investing apps in 2019

It’s amazing that in 2019 it’s possible to invest in a complex, diversified portfolio of stocks and bonds with just a couple of taps on your phone.  In fact investing has never been easier.  You don’t need lots of money to start investing anymore.  In fact you can get started with as little as $5.

In this post I’m going to share with you my two favourite investing apps for 2019 and why you should be using them.

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Losing Money on Raiz? Here is what todo

Have you started using Raiz but noticed that your account balance has gone down?  In this post I’m going to explain what’s going on and what you should do.

What you’re investing in

When you invest using Raiz, your money is invested in a diverse portfolio of stocks and bonds.  So it’s important to understand that the stock market does go up and down.  So if you’ve invested right before the market has a downturn then your account balance on raiz will go down a little bit.

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