Christy Rakoczy has been a full-time writer since 2008 and is focused on the fields of finance and law. She has a JD from UCLA School of Law, and a degree in English, Media and Communications from the University of Rochester. In addition to writing for the web, she is also a former college instructor and has written textbooks and served as a subject matter expert for accounting and legal course design.
Elevate Money Review: Real estate investing made easy through fractional ownership
Elevate Money makes it possible for more people to invest in real estate thanks to fractional ownership.
Mainvest Review: An Easy Way to Invest in Small Businesses
Mainvest lets you invest in Main Street instead of Wall Street by simplifying the process of investing in vetted small businesses.
Ember Fund Review: Simplified Investing in Cryptocurrencies
Ember Fund turns crypto investing into a one-tap process.
AngelList Review: Connecting Investors and Job-Seekers With Startups
AngelList helps you invest in startups—or work at one.
OneGold Review: Precious Metals Trading Made Simple
OneGold facilitates trading and storage of precious metals including gold, silver, and platinum.
Groundfloor Review: Diversify Your Portfolio By Funding Loans for Real Estate Projects
Groundfloor offers real estate debt investing with just a $10 minimum
Roofstock Review: Purchase Investment Properties or Buy Into Real Estate Portfolios
Roofstock offers the chance to purchase rental properties directly or obtain passive income through a Roofstock One Investment.
Public Review: Social Investing With $0 Fees
Public allows you to trade stocks, ETFs and cryptocurrencies while sharing insight with other investors.
Fundrise Review: Real Estate Investing With Few Minimum Requirements
Fundrise makes real estate investing accessible with a low minimum investment and no requirement to be an accredited investor.
Origin Investments Review: Real Estate Funds With High Investment Minimums
Origin investments provides four real estate investment options with the potential for substantial returns
Acorns Review: A Robo-Advisor That Invests Your Spare Change
Acorns rounds up purchases to the nearest dollar and invests the change in a diversified portfolio.
eToro Review: Copy the Cryptocurrency Trades the Pros Make
eToro allows cryptocurrency trading, and makes it easy to copy trades made by featured investors.
Vaulted Review: Buy Gold Directly From Your Smartphone
Vaulted makes buying physical gold simple and affordable for the everyday investor