A few months ago, through the Acorns (internal link) “Found Money” program (a rebate program) I asked for a life insurance quote.  For doing so I was awarded with $5.00 invested into my Acorns account.  While Found Money is usually a rebate program, this didn’t require any purchase, just a request for a quote. I love free money! Check out Acorns and get a free $5.00 bonus when you use this link to sign up!Read More →

Today Acorns (internal link) debuted a new “Found Money” extension for Chrome.  Found Money is Acorns’ shopping rebate program.  If you buy something from one of their marketplace partners, a portion of the price of your purchase will be invested in your Acorns main fund. Previously you had to sign into your Acorns account, find a Found Money partner and then shop, but now, if you are on the website of a partner, the extension automatically prompts you to activate it and you automatically earn the Found Money rebate. It makes investing even easier – and if you pay with a linked card, it is even more of a rebate. Check out Acorns and if you sign up with thisRead More →

Today Acorns (internal link) announced a new “Found Money” partner – Boxed. Found Money is an program whereby marketplace partners will deposit a certain amount of money in your Acorns account based on certain shopping activity – it’s a rebate.  However, it’s a rebate which is automatically invested and therefore put to work for you where it will grow year over year. Boxed is a company which specializes in providing the daily needs of its customers – soap, towels, detergent, etc.  They’ll invest 8% back on any purchase made on their platform through Acorns.  You’ll also get a $15 bonus if you’re a new Boxed customer and use a Mastercard. Use this link to sign up for Acorns and getRead More →