Get $20 free to start investing on Spaceship Voyager

Update: Check out this post for the latest promo code

Spaceship Voyager is a great little app that lets you invest small amounts in “futuristic” companies.  Why invest where the world has been when you can invest in where the world is going?!

Read on to find out how you can get $20 to start investing on Spaceship Voyager.

How to Get $20 Free on SpaceshipVoyager

Here is how to get a $20 bonus on SpaceshipVoyager:

  1. Sign up through this link
  2. Link your bank account and transfer $5
  3. $20 will automatically be added to your account

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How to build an Emergency Fund

An emergency fund is money set aside in a bank account to cover unexpected expenses.  Here is why you need one and how to setup an emergency fund quickly.

Unexpected Expenses

At some point in life we are all going to face unexpected expenses.  These might include:

  • Hospital Visits and emergency care
  • Car repairs
  • Home appliance repairs or replacements
  • Unemployment

These expenses can be in the thousands of dollars.  In a worst case scenario you could be faced with both unemployment and an unexpected expense.  

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Why you shouldn’t book your flights on Flight Centre

This week ABC News published a report into some very dodgy practices by popular travel agent Flight Centre.  To be honest, I haven’t used a travel agent before They’ve always been more expensive and it has felt like a rip off.  I’ve gotten quotes from travel agents, but have always managed to find better prices online.

So if you’ve been thinking about booking some travel through Flight Centre or another travel agent, maybe you should rethink your approach.

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The Easiest Ways to Start Investing

How do you get started investing?  Most people believe that investing is out of reach. But you can actually get started with as little as $5.  And the sooner you start, the easier it will be later on in life.  So i’ve put together a number of different options on how you can get started investing in Australia.

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How to have success with Raiz

Raiz is a micro-investing platform that invests your spare change in a diversified portfolio.  It’s one of a growing number of investing apps targeted towards millennials.  I’ve had great success with Raiz over the past couple of years.    In this post I’m going to share some tips on how you can get the most out of investment with Raiz.

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Does Raiz Work?

Raiz is an Australian micro-investing app that invests your spare change in a diversified portfolio.  I’ve been using Raiz (previously known as Acorns) for the past year and I’m going to share my results so you can get a clearer idea of what it does and whether its a good tool for you.

If you’ve been using Raiz, let me know in the comments if you’ve been having success.

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Should you invest in Bitcoin?

There is so much hype around Bitcoin – and maybe for good reason.  It’s an exciting new technology that could have a huge impact on the world.  But should you be investing in Bitcoin?  In this post I’m going to break down some of the reasons why it’s good and bad and why you should be investing in it.

Let me know in the comments if you’ve invested in Bitcoin and what you’re experience has been.

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