Over 115,000 customers invest more than $3 billion with Betterment.
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Investment management fees have traditionally been around 1.0% a year. Our smarter technology allows us to offer a lower fee structure, leaving you with more money to invest.
$100/mo auto-deposit required for 0.35% fee. Otherwise, your cost is a flat $3/mo.
of potential savings over 20 years
How did we get this number?
After 20 years, a $
x investment with annual fees of 1% will be worth $ x, while a Betterment account with annual fees of x% will be worth $ x, assuming an effective annual return of 7% for both.
Invest in a diversified portfolio of stock and bond ETFs designed for optimal expected returns.
Everything is automated – from rebalancing to dividend reinvestment, even deposits.
Our customers pay one simple all-inclusive management fee as low as 0.15%
We optimize investment returns tax-efficiently, with Tax Loss Harvesting+ and other tools.
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Tell us your goals, and we'll provide an efficient, transparent, and personalized strategy to help you reach them. Then, we'll invest your money in a globally diversified portfolio of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) at a fraction of the cost of traditional financial advisors.
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Our goal-based investing framework helps you plan for every stage of your life. We believe in passive investing, which means taking on the right level of risk for your goal's time horizon, and letting our advanced algorithms do all the work. Whether you're planning for retirement or buying a home, we'll help you stay on track.
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We'll show you how your actions impact your taxes, and even help you take advantage of
advanced tax strategies, usually only available to a select few.
With our suite of automated tools — such as SmartDeposit, RetireGuide, and Auto-Deposit — we make optimal use of every cent you invest.
We provide personalized advice, but you decide what's right for you. We charge no transaction fees, and there are no restrictions on withdrawals.
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security as much as you do.
Bank-level security means your personal data is safe.
Betterment Securities is a member of SIPC. Securities in your account protected up to $500,000. For details, please see
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Unless otherwise specified, all return figures shown above are for illustrative purposes only, and are not actual customer or model returns. Actual returns will vary greatly and depend on personal and market circumstances.
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Investments: Not FDIC Insured • No Bank Guarantee • May Lose Value. Investing in securities involves risks, and there is always the potential of losing money when you invest in securities. Before investing, consider your investment objectives and Betterment's charges and expenses. Past performance does not guarantee future results, and the likelihood of investment outcomes are hypothetical in nature. See full disclosures for more information. Not an offer, solicitation of an offer, or advice to buy or sell securities in jurisdictions where Betterment is not registered. Market Data by Xignite.
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