fundrise.com REIT investing for not-too-much money to start & for portfolio diversification.

m1finance.com replacement for sharebuilder.com and robinhood.com in one company; no-fee trading since sign-up (now, as of 5-6-2020, everyone is doing it); fractional shares; added a checking account; can borrow against portfolio; simple, uncluttered site—buy and hold investors don’t need all the charts and graphs that day traders do;

emblemhealth.com health insurance provider, easy to use website; seems more customer-focused than most

transferwise.com cheapish way of sending money abroad; comes with a debit card.

wordpress.com still free way for saving long notes to myself.

google.voice.com wi-fi calling & texting from any gadget with internet; used with a $10/month 1 gig data plan from redpocket.com

updated: 5-6-2020