Tarik Pierce is the founder of InvestorTrip.com and regularly contributes articles to this website. Tarik recommends Robinhood & Webull for free stock trading, StashInvest for buying fractional shares, Fidelity for setting up your retirement account, and Acorns for automated ETF robo investing. While living overseas, he uses PureVPN for a low cost VPN service. He recommends Bluehost for setting up your own personal and/or business blog. While his background is mostly related to trading stocks, he recently gained interest in real estate crowdfunding with Fundrise.