PaySend Vs. TransferWise: Which Money Transfer Company Is Better?

Money transfer companies are popping up daily. Despite how many options customers have, new entrants aren’t afraid to compete against existing players such as Western Union, MoneyGram, PayPal, and traditional banks. In 2015, PaySend entered the market, the same year as Revolut, and a few years after TransferWise and Remitly (2011). PaySend is a global … 

 

10 Websites like Udemy for Coding, Web Development, and Business Courses

Udemy is a popular e-learning destination for online courses. Twenty-four million students access their catalog of 80,000 courses, which are taught by 35,000 instructors. Courses are available in 15 categories including development, business, marketing, photography, design, test prep, and more. Many of their top-rated free and paid courses focus on web/app development, programming, software, and … 

 

Online Escrow Services: Escrow.com Review

Many e-commerce experiences are straightforward. It’s easy to buy and receive physical products, digital items, and services from established businesses like Amazon, Best Buy, GoDaddy, Fiverr, and others. Where e-commerce can get a little tricky, and potentially fraudulent, is when a person must transact with another individual directly. The more money involved in the transaction, … 

 

7 Sites like Upwork and Alternatives for Freelancers

Productivity enthusiasts and outsourcing fanatics love working with freelancers because they offer numerous competitive advantages, for example, on-demand expertise, cost savings, and flexibility. I adopt a “work smarter, not harder, and outsource” philosophy whenever possible and have worked with freelancers on many occasions. I hired a graphic designer on Upwork to create t-shirt designs. Also, … 

 

Best Remittance Service: MoneyGram, Remitly, TransferWise, Xoom, or WU?

Millions of people from developing and emerging countries relocate to developed countries to earn higher wages, for example, Latin Americans who migrate to the United States for work. Wages, low or high, in developed countries often exceed salaries in developing countries. While migrants try to find better opportunities, sending money back home is often an objective … 

 

Grove Review: Financial Planning Reinvented or Same Old?

The year was 2013, and Alexa von Tobel launched LearnVest to bring financial planning to the masses. Instead of paying enormous fees, LearnVest would make financial planning accessible to everyone. Now, Grove wants to do the same thing. Grove began in 2016, and they’ve made headlines recently for start-up funding. Let’s review and compare Grove … 

 

Best Online Money Service: PayPal, Revolut, TransferWise, or Xoom?

There is a fierce battle taking place in the lucrative foreign exchange (forex) market. At the retail level, many forex companies are vying for our business. Traditionally, banks got our patronage while competing among themselves and money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram. In the past ten years, the landscape has changed significantly …