GiraffeSpot Blog

Our articles about saving, investing, money management and overall good common sense.

SoFi and Samsung Create Samsung Money

If you own a Samsung Pay-enabled Galaxy device, you are going to be able to enjoy the benefits of a new mobile-first money management cash account that comes with with a Mastercard-branded debit card. Though they are not launching until later this summer, we thought you would want to know about it. What if it is so easy your dog will be able to do your banking for you?

Are You Struggling with Debt?

Progressa recognizes that everyone comes from a different place and has a different financial situation. They offer an online application form, then a short chat with your Loan Expert. If you are approved, they pay your debts directly, and consolidation is a breeze.

Yupp, There are Reasons and Ways to Track Your Spending

There are proven reasons to take care of your financial state of mind and habits, just as you do your health, and general well-being. Failing to plan and track your financial life will undoubtedly lead to many financial problems throughout your life. Try out Yupp to begin your understanding of where you are spending, then make the right changes. You won’t regret you did.

What Is Crowdfunding? The Clear and Simple Guide

Crowdfunding leverages the power of online social networks (the “crowd”) to help people, businesses and charities raise money (the “funding”) for a variety of purposes. As with other types of funding, there is a wide range of who’s, what’s and why’s when it comes to this space, along with a number of risks. Here is some valuable information to help you get started on learning about this popular topic.