People tend to think a lot about money. The cash flow issues we may face today haven't been easily solved by traditional budgeting and savings advice. Learn more about taking ownership over your money and beginning your path to financial wellness.
FDIC vs SIPC—What’s the difference?
FDIC. SIPC. NCUA. There’s a good chance you’ve heard of most of these acronyms at some point while dealing with your finances. But what exactly does each mean when it comes to your money?
Cash Analysis Methodology
Betterment's cash analysis aims to provide smart feedback when we think you have extra cash that could be earning you more value if it were in a higher yield account.
Two-Way Sweep Methodology
Two-Way Sweep helps make everyday cash management easier to handle by seamlessly moving your extra cash from your linked checking account—and back when you need it.
Betterment Everyday™ Checking FAQ
We are releasing access to Betterment Everyday™ Checking over time, rather than all at once. If you are on the waitlist, we will notify you via email when your spot opens up.
FDIC Insurance: What It Is And How It Works
Deposit insurance was created in 1933 by Congress to restore faith in the U.S. banking system. Learn about how deposit insurance works and what it can mean for your cash.
Safety Net Funds: Why Traditional Advice Is Wrong
Don’t keep your safety net funds in cash savings accounts that give you little to no interest. Odds are you’ll lose money due to inflation, as well as lose out on the potential growth of your hard-earned savings.