Robinhood Is the New Juul

Democratizing the stock market sounds good in theory

Philip Dhingra
Apr 20, 2020 · 6 min read
Bold, animation that says NOW, YOU, CAN, INVEST
Landing page for Square’s Cash App, a Robinhood copycat

Since the coronavirus crisis sent markets into a tumble, I’ve received frantic phone calls from friends looking for stock tips. And I don’t blame them. As Baron Rothschild once said, “The time to buy is when there’s blood in the streets.” But the real opportunity isn’t for people like me and you, but for brokerages that are roping…