You have likely heard of the most famous among the cryptocurrencies “Bitcoin”, but did you know that it was not the first cryptocurrency? The first cryptocurrency was in fact “Digicash” and was around a full ten years before the birth of Bitcoin. This infographic looks at Bitcoin and the weird and wonderful facts and figures surrounding it.
People around the planet are facing a myriad of challenges that feel almost impossible to solve. Things like rising real estate costs, the high cost of healthcare, and rapidly increasing credit card debt feel inescapable due to both the critical thinking and the collective capital needed to solve these challenges. At the same time, the very richest in our society continue to accumulate wealth at record pace.
Depending on your age, you may have seen the 80’s film Brewster’s Millions in which Richard Prior is issued the challenge of spending $30 million in 30 days… so he can inherit $300 million. That doesn’t sound like too much of a challenge nowadays. And so, for a bit of fun in these hard times, the folks at Loanable have updated the model and taken a look at 12 ways to outlandishly burn through a billion pounds.
Warren Buffett is considered to be one of the greatest investor of all time by many financial experts. His journey through life is nothing short of legendary — from selling gum for profit at the age of 5, to investing in stocks for the first time at the age of 11, to his current net worth of some $84 billion at age 87. The following infographic illustrates the highlights of the early years Buffett’s life.
You want to rapidly increase sales, sign ups, or simply clicks on a button, but how do you get started? There are thousands of things you could do and some work better than others. It can be challenging to choose. Here’s a comprehensive checklist compiled by Asgard Analytics of 16 essential things you could do to rapidly improve your website so you can earn more and make your customers love you.
Before there were crisp dollar bills as currency, things were much different in the world. If you look at the history of money, most will start with a barter system where livestock was the primary means of trade. This list takes a look at the old currencies of the world, especially from the empires that ruled vast areas from around the globe.
As the California real estate market continues to get more and more competitive, it’s no wonder that homeowners are trading sands and abandoning the beaches of California for the deserts of Nevada. In this infographic, learn more about how the job market, housing costs, and lower cost of living are all reasons to consider buying a home in the Silver State.
While there are many potential benefits to cryptocurrency, one has to acknowledge this new form of money has gotten a bad reputation as well. There are many reasons as to why criminals are drawn to Bitcoin and other similar currencies. Even so, it remains to be seen how long this situation will remain in place. Learn more about the dark side of crypto in this infographic.
Getting a mortgage is an important time in everyone’s life when they take the leap to buy a new home, but sometimes you can get denied your application, which can be heartbreaking. So the team at Simply Adverse have put together a few reasons why you may be rejected and compiled those in the following infographic.
An algorithm is far more likely to help you get more work done than it is to replace your role as an accountant. And it’s this synergy of software efficiency and human expertise that’s driving the adoption of AI and machine learning in accounting and fintech platforms.