Rick Schwartz grabs PiggyBanks.com for a fistful of cash

Rick Schwartz grabs PiggyBanks.com for a fistful of cash

June 25, 2022 · SPECIAL REPORT

The Domain King, Rick Schwartz, has acquired a premium two-word .com domain, PiggyBanks.com. The acquisition took place via the popular drop-catching and auctioning platform, DropCatch. Rick’s acquisition of PiggyBanks.com cost a whopping $7,456 dollars. PiggyBanks.com was a 1997 registration... [Read more]

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