Brian Meiggs

Founder of Smarts, Brian is an entrepreneur and investor who enjoys working out, reading, playing chess spending time with his family and friends, traveling and creating great content. He’s passionate about helping others make smarter money moves and achieve financial freedom. He uses the free Personal Capital app to manage his cash flow and net worth.
15 Posts

16 Best Robinhood Alternatives Worth Checking Out In 2021

Robinhood is a US-based discount broker that was founded by Vladimir Tenev and Baiju Bhatt in 2013. It initially launched as a stock tracker...

How to Start Investing with Little Money (7 Simple Steps)

If you want to start investing this step-by-step investing guide for beginners can help you understand the basics of building a portfolio and investments. Starting...

56 Ways to Live Cheap and Save Money Every Month

Learning how to live cheap doesn't have to be hard. Living cheap or frugal living is all about having practical money skills. This means...

These 6 Legitimate Companies Will Give You Free Stocks

Believe it or not, most online stock trading brokerages offer sign up incentives these days. From free stocks to free cash, brokerages and investment...

Once You Have $1,000 in Your Checking Account, Do These 5 Things

Once you built some cushion in your bank account -- you're on the right path. Learning how to cut expenses can only get you...

30+ Quick Ways to Earn an Extra $100 During COVID-19

Let me guess, you want to make extra money fast? Read on. At Smarts, we've tested tons of realistic ways to make some extra cash....

How to Make Money Fast

Need to make $500 fast? If there’s one thing a pandemic has taught us, it’s that things can change in an instant. You can...

Gatsby App Review: Is the Options Trading App Better Than Robinhood?

Gatsby is an options brokerage app that allows investors to buy or sell ETFs and stock shares with as little as $10 in their...

34 Simple Ways to Save Money in (Literally) Every Area of Your Life

With people losing jobs due to the pandemic, learning how to drastically cut expenses is vital. This usually means learning new ways to live...

Get Paid Today Apps: 32 Different Ways to Get Paid Today

Are you interested in downloading the apps where you can get paid today? Today I’m going to show you some new strategies to make some...
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