Betterment vs. Mutual Funds: A Comparison

Betterment vs. Mutual Funds: A Comparison

January 15, 2021January 15, 2021

Sticking to a checking account or a savings account isn’t always the best option. If you want to optimize your finances, there are other things to consider. Indeed, you must find an investment a..

5 Things to Beware About Betterment

5 Things to Beware About Betterment

October 15, 2016October 15, 2016

If you’ve read anything we’ve written on the subject of Betterment, you know that we generally have glowing things to say about this service. You can read our complete thoughts in our long form ..

What are the Best Strategies for a New Investor?

What are the Best Strategies for a New Investor?

September 8, 2016September 8, 2016

It’s no secret that there is more volatility in the market now than there once was in the past, and much of this is due to the emergence of online brokers. The market can change dramatically from ye..

Betterment: An Ideal Platform for the First-Time Investor

Betterment: An Ideal Platform for the First-Time Investor

August 25, 2016August 25, 2016

The online world has has made it easier for people to invest, and they don’t need a lot to get started. The market is more accessible for first-time investors thanks to online platforms like Better..

Vanguard vs Betterment, Different Services for Two Kinds of Investors

Vanguard vs Betterment, Different Services for Two Kinds of Investors

August 11, 2016August 11, 2016

Vanguard and Betterment are two of the industry’s leading brokerage solutions specifically designed for long term retirement investing. Vanguard has been around a lot longer, founded with the pu..

Why a Betterment Portfolio Beats Your Portfolio

Why a Betterment Portfolio Beats Your Portfolio

August 4, 2016August 4, 2016

Betterment is pretty cool. We’ve covered this retirement savings robo-broker many times, and we’ve talked about its strengths and weaknesses. For people who are looking for a more in-depth analysi..

Betterment IRA: Everything You Need to Know

Betterment IRA: Everything You Need to Know

July 21, 2016July 21, 2016

Regardless of your age, it’s important to plan for your retirement, and the sooner you get started the less of a chance you will have of outliving your income. But in this day and age, it can seem l..

Betterment Investing: How it Works in 2022

Betterment Investing: How it Works in 2022

June 9, 2016June 9, 2016

We all know that online investing isn’t a new thing, and many well-known trading companies use very clever (and sometimes humorous) marketing techniques to make people believe that they have a simpl..

Is Betterment Good for the Hands-On Investor?

Is Betterment Good for the Hands-On Investor?

April 14, 2016April 14, 2016

Based in San Francisco, Betterment has everything built for the first-time investor. More than that, it caters to people who don’t have a lot to put into the market – at least, not in the beginnin..

Top 5 Reasons to Invest with Betterment

Top 5 Reasons to Invest with Betterment

February 4, 2016February 4, 2016

Based in New York City, Betterment is a fairly new company that seems to cater to new investors. Their tools are not only designed for ease of use, but they can also help newbies to get a leg up in th..

Betterment: A Better Way to Manage a Trust Fund

Betterment: A Better Way to Manage a Trust Fund

July 17, 2015July 17, 2015

Generally, when I think of people with trust funds, I think of elderly gentlemen smoking cigars and drinking chardonnay behind a desk made of mahogany in an office the size of a small apartment. Bette..

Betterment Continues to Revolutionize the Way Real People Invest

Betterment Continues to Revolutionize the Way Real People Invest

June 19, 2015June 19, 2015

With more than half of Americans not investing in the stock market at all, it is little wonder that investment needs a revolution. People have a lot of reasons for not investing. Some people don’t u..

Investing with Betterment Makes Investing Easy

Investing with Betterment Makes Investing Easy

December 26, 2014December 26, 2014

Who is Betterment? Betterment is a company that makes it easy and affordable to invest in stocks and bonds while making good returns and minimizing fees. They give you diversity by giving you access t..

Exclusive Interview with Betterment CEO Jon Stein

Exclusive Interview with Betterment CEO Jon Stein

August 12, 2014August 12, 2014

Last year at FinCon, I was lucky enough to meet up with the great folks from Betterment. Some other finance bloggers and I had a good chat with the CEO Jon Stein. He had some interesting insight into..

I’m Going To Start A Betterment Account

I’m Going To Start A Betterment Account

August 19, 2013August 19, 2013

Hey everyone, thanks for joining me for another Monday Money. I talk about a lot here, most of it tips and tricks on saving money, spending wisely and churning rewards credit cards. But, today, I̵..