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Robin Renford

Robin talks about a wide range of financial topics, from macro-economics to personal finance, and investment portfolios to proprietorship. He focuses on providing financial advice to his readers as part of the FinancesOnline team. He is also working on a book about wealth management for the average American, using his more than a decade of experience on and exposure to the business sector as inspiration.

10 Most Expensive Leonadro DiCaprio Movies That He Didn’t Get An Oscar For

Considered to be one of the most recognizable actors in modern cinema, Leonardo DiCaprio has proven himself time and time again with a string of blockbusters since he entered the showbiz fray in 1991. His first movie, Critters 3, may …

Top 10 U.S. Athletes with Highest Income Taxes in 2013

Sometimes it’s not how much you earn but it’s where you earn it.
When Sports Illustrated came up with its Fortune 50 that lists the top paid U.S. athletes, Zack Greinke of the Los Angeles Dodgers is among the top ten …

8 Most Expensive Supercars of 2014: Ferrari, Lamborghini and Bugatti Rule The List

What makes a vehicle a supercar? Most will agree that speed and power are what sets them apart from the cars that we, mere mortals, drive. To achieve that, the technology that goes into supercars is beyond cutting edge. Some …

10 Wealthiest Cities in the World: It’s Not New York or London at the Top

What does make a city rich? Is it the people? Is it the culture? Or is it a combination of a lot of things? In most cases, state of wealth at the city level is measured by its Gross Domestic …

Learn How To Code: 5 Reasons Why It Can Help Your Career

Thinking of learning a new set of skills to enhance your chances of success?
Consider learning how to code, a skill that allows you to create basic to complex programs that help companies to run their business more efficiently. We’ll give …

10 Most Luxurious Hotels in America: Stunning Surroundings & Breathtaking Interiors

Traveling in style can’t get any more luxurious than checking-in in any of these hotels. They made the cut by sitting guests on the lap of ultimate luxury that only a few get to experience.  For the rest of us, …

Social Media Marketing Tips: When Is The Best Time To Post on Facebook

Paul, one of our readers, asked me the following question:

Help! I’m trying to work on marketing for my business, but I have budget constraints. How can I use social media to help bring in customers and money?

These days, everyone knows …

Top 10 Startups of 2013: From Pebble Smartwatch to Snapchat Selfies

Here are the ten best startups of 2013. From language learning to Minority Report-style computer controls and hook-up apps to new chat formats, they’ve found success! Unsurprisingly, nearly all of the apps either are in the tech sector or dependent on it.

Active Expedia Travel & Hotel Coupon Codes

Expedia.com is original online travel site. But with a slew of competitors popping up, the company was smart enough to roll with the changes necessary to keep the site modern, updated, and competitive with innovations on newer travel sites. It …

Best Travelocity Promo Codes And Coupons

Travelocity is committed to the motto “Fun is good!” It is the only online travel company that takes care of business before, during and after the trip. It guarantees not just the price, but the entire travel experience.

How to Save Money on Groceries? 3 Proven Tips for Cheap Food Shopping

Rachel asked us the following question:

“I’m seriously into saving more money these days, and one of my targets is to cut my groceries by half. If I can accomplish that every payday, wow! that’s additional money in the bank. Right …

Guaranteed Loans UK: How to pay loans effectively

We’re all guaranteed to have debt sooner than later. Before they pile up and put you in a debt trap, learn how to pay them off to achieve a debt-free life.

“I’m currently paying off my mortgage and my car loan. …

Payday Loans UK No Credit Check Online Approval: Benefits & Regulations

Time and again we hear debt trap stories about payday loans UK no credit check online approval. Are they merited or a case of misinformation? Julie asks:

“For someone with no access to bank loans, I welcome private lenders who offer …

Direct Lender Payday Loans UK: A Secure Way To Get Fast Cash

Direct lender payday loans UK are more accessible and flexible today, thanks to the proliferation of online application sites. They are your financial solution in times of crisis, or they can trap you in a debt spiral. The best way …

Fast Cash Loans UK: Understanding The Terms of Quick Loans

Mitch asked me the following question:

There are times when I really need money. Not much, just enough to get me through with whatever is I am faced with. Some friends told me about fast cash loans UK and how easy …

Quick Payday Loans UK: 3 Things To Look For In A Payday Lender

Nick asked me the following question:

I have been meaning to apply for a payday loan but I am scared that I might get myself into more debt that than I am now. I have poor credit standing, which limits my …

Payday Loans For Bad Credit UK That Protect Your Financial Safety

Greg asked me the following question:

I have a low credit score, which makes it hard for me to secure even the smallest of loans. But in these tough financial times, I doubt if anyone who can barely make ends meet …

Easy Loans UK: How They Differ From Ordinary Loans

Bertha asked me the following question:

There are quite a few easy loans UK lenders out there. And though I like the vast selection, picking the right one now seems to be a difficult task. What do I need to consider …

Same Day Loans UK: How To Get Your Loan Approved In Minutes

Mara asked me the following question:

I recently had a bad experience with money recently and I really wish I would know what to do if the same thing happens again. I was supposed to go somewhere last Saturday but I …

Best Payday Loans UK Online: Which Lenders Are The Best Choice

Helen asked me the following question:

With the financial crisis hitting just about everyone, it was only logical that people get creative with money. I believe that creativity led to the emergence of fast loans lenders, who have been providing people …

Quick Loans UK: Top Advantages You Should Know

Kip asked me the following question:

I live in the UK and the financial atmosphere here has been gloomy for a long time now. I got two jobs and my income covers my basic necessities. However, there are times when what …

Instant Approval Loans: Find Out Why UK Market Offers Reliable, Short Term Cash Solutions

Walter asked me the following question:

Here’s my case. I have a 2012 Honda CRV, which I took a loan out for with my mom as a co-borrower. Due to some medical issues that are taking a toll on my finances, …

Quick Loans UK: Learn How People With Bad Credit Or Bankruptcy Can Get A No Collateral Loan

Drew asked me the following question:

It’s great to come across lenders promising quick loans UK citizens can avail of. I could certainly use quick loans when I miscalculate my budget and end up short of cash days before the next …

Instant Payday Loans UK: Guide To Best Low Interest Offers For Those In Need Of Cash Now

Andy asked me the following question:

Here’s my situation straight up. I have 15K in credit card debt, I’m divorced and I pay alimony, plus I also pay rent. My monthly expenses total £1150 and after doing the math I know …

Easy Payday Loans Canada: A Way To Deal With Bankrupcy And Cash Problems

Tiffany asked me the following question:

I am considering filing for bankruptcy to stop collectors from harassing me with threatening phone calls. I know I have my rights and they can’t make me do anything that’s against the law. However, the …

Quick Loans Canada: Guide To Making The Smart Choice

Dave asked me the following question:

I have $35,000 in student loans. I have not paid any money on this loan for a few years. I’m looking for a job mainly in Manitoba. Most employers are asking me about my debts. …

Easy Loans Canada: What Details You Should Keep In Mind

Marjore asked me the following question:

My husband and I have been married 1o years and have been in debt the entire time. Aside from the usual expenses that come with having two kids, we have mortgage payment, 2 car payments, …

Payday Loans Canada: Where To Find Legitimate Private Lenders That Require No Credit Check

Dale asked me the following question:

I was doing a great job in Ontario for several years. The pay scale was good. However, I lost my job a year back. As a result, it became very difficult for me to meet …

Faxless Payday Loans in Canada: How To Find Direct Lenders That Offer Immediate Emergency Cash

Martin asked me the following question:

I’ve always wanted to take out fast payday loans whenever I needed cash. I’m confident I’m savvy enough to manage the payment. The problem is I’m turned off by the documentation requirements. I don’t want …

Verizon FiOS Promotions & Packages for 2014

This page is updated regularly to reflect the most current deals and promotions offered by Verizon for its flagship FiOS product line. FiOS “brings the power of fiber optics directly to your home.”  Today FiOS enables Internet speeds of up …