How to Meet the Requirements for Bank Bonuses

You've probably seen a few bank account bonus offers. Chase, for example, regularly gives money to new customers who open checking or savings accounts. I snagged $125 for a Chase checking account last year and $175 for a Chase savings account this year. And that's the low end. At the moment the big news in the world of bonus-chasers is…
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Coin Mining on a Larger Scale

I've written about coin roll hunting before, and my post on penny hoarding a few weeks ago covered my own little experiments. Those are both about small-time coin mining, an expression that refers to searching circulating coins for higher-than-face-value finds. But there are big time players doing this. In fact, when Dan Snyderman of CC Enterprises LLC saw my penny…
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How to Be a Human Guinea Pig (Without Taking Big Risks)

Last year I took ten pills in ten days to make $40. That isn't much for participating in a medical trial, but hey, you have to start somewhere. And you can make a lot more than that. How much more? In one study NASA paid volunteers $15,000 just to stay in bed for a few months. And there are other…
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