Finance YouTubers Launch Talent Search to Find the Next Big Creator

Popular finance YouTube channel DumbMoneyTV have started a digital talent search to find money-centric content creators and build new programming on their channel. Dumb Money is comprised of Dave Hanson, Chris Camillo and Jordan Mclain, three close friends and seasoned retail investors, who turned $30,000 into $30 million. The trio have exploded in popularity on YouTube over the last few months, recently hitting 100,000 subscribers.

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Dr. Parik’s Meme Diagnosis of the Week: NASDAQ Heals, $GME Strikes Back, and Buffett’s Billions

This week was once again action-packed, including GameStop making its perennial return, fears surrounding treasury yields started to subside, and Warren Buffett joining the 11-figure club ($100 billion, baby!). Big stuff is going down, but what does it all MEME? Thankfully, we have Dr. Parik to diagnosis all this virality…

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Top Six Things You Need to Know About the ROBLOX IPO

The pandemic boosted ROBLOX to explosive growth in 2020, which is especially clear in their year-over-year analysis from their SEC filing to go to market. ROBLOX’s daily active users (DAUs) have nearly doubled every year. According to their S-1 filing, they flexed 12 million DAUs in 2018 and nearly 18 million in 2019 — increasing 82%. They also had over 31 million DAUs in the first nine months of 2020 (a 76% increase year-over-year).

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Don’t YOLO Your Financial Future: The Top Three Robo-Advisors to Help You Manage Your Money

Millions of Americans turned into investors last March thanks to some boredom and stimulus money. Many bought the dip in markets last March and picked up Tesla, ARK ETFs and meme stocks at a discount. One year on from the COVID crash, volatility and uncertainty has motivated many first-time traders to seek professional assistance managing their money. The only problem? Help from a wealth planner or Certified Financial Planner (CFP) generally comes with a high cost of admission. Take Vanguard for example: you need over $50,000 in assets just to get in the door. 

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After the Crypto Bull Run, What Happens to Mining Companies? 

After governments printed trillions of dollars to shore up the global economy, they became the critical ingredient in a bull market spanning asset classes, from stocks, to real estate, to commodities, to crypto. Sometimes, those worlds coincided in a spectacular way. Blockchain and crypto stocks on U.S. markets started to feel like derivative products tracking crypto darlings such as Bitcoin and Ethereum by proxy.

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Dr. Parik’s Meme Diagnosis of the Week: NFT Drama, Portnoy’s New $BUZZ, and Rocket Rallies

This week was filled with stock market pain, NFT confusion, and Dave Portnoy lending his image to a buzzy new EFT called, well, $BUZZ. What does it all MEME, though? Luckily, we have Dr. Parik Patel to diagnosis all this viral content. 

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Square Acquires Jay-Z’s Streaming Service TIDAL for $297 Million. So What Does This All Mean? 

After months of murmurs, Square has tied the knot in its acquisition of Jay-Z’s struggling music streaming service TIDAL. The $297 million deal will give Square a “significant majority” stake in the music streaming company, which will still operate independently after the purchase.

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SPACs to the Moon – Literally

🏠Mortgage company Rocket Companies exploded over 73% today. Much like GameStop and AMC, $RKT was a heavily shorted stock. But when push came to shove, the bulls pushed the shorts in front of a train, starting a giant short squeeze. This momentum comes on the heels of the company declaring a special dividend after a blowout quarter. Each shareholder of $RKT on March 9 will receive $1.11 per share for the dividend. 

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Putting the SPAC in Space: Two Rocket Companies Come to Market in Time for Cathie Wood’s ARK Space Exploration ETF

Space has long been a field consolidated by a handful of large players, but those days are gone.  Companies Astra and Rocket Lab both have announced mergers with SPACs in light of the retail interest in space travel (and inevitably, the pop that will come with Cathie Wood's ARK Space Exploration ETF).

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