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Market Volatility

Featured Articles

Memestonks: What’s Different About This Market?

You might be wondering what’s going on in the world of “stonks” right now. Yes, we have a take and, no, you won’t be surprised to hear we’re thinking bigger picture.

How The Presidential Election And COVID-19 Impact Investor Sentiment

Betterment examines how investor sentiment has evolved since the beginning of the COVID-19 crisis, as well as the impact of the upcoming election on consumer finances.

How Investor Sentiment Has Evolved During Covid-19

In the second part of a three-part series, Betterment examines how investors used their income and stimulus checks throughout the COVID-19 crisis.

Recent Articles

Video: How Can Tax Loss Harvesting Help?

We explain exactly how tax loss harvesting works, and why it can be a powerful tool during times of market volatility.

Video: How Does Betterment Move My Money?

We explain how long it usually takes for all the money movements happening in your Betterment account to fully complete.

Video: The Market Is Volatile—What Should I Be Doing?

COVID-19 has affected the stock market, and we’re here to give our customers advice on what they can do for their finances during this difficult time.

Why You Should Consider Converting Your IRA

If the market is down, you might be doing your future self a favor by converting all or some of your Traditional IRA into a Roth IRA.

What Should I Be Doing With My 401(k)?

With the spread of COVID-19 and recent market volatility, it’s natural to wonder what you should do with your 401(k).

How To Transfer Assets In Volatile Markets

Have a high-fee or high-risk brokerage account that you’ve been avoiding transferring due to potential tax consequences?

Transactions: An Overview

We provide an overview for just how long each type of transaction will take.

5 Tips For First-Time Investors During A Market Dip

As a first-time investor, making that initial deposit and setting up your portfolio can be difficult. During a market dip? Even more so. Here are 5 tips to help you make the most of your money.

Our Portfolio Is Built To Withstand Market Drops

While we don’t know when exactly a market drop will happen, we’ve already prepared for it.

Who’s Managing My Money—People Or Robots?

We manage your money with the help of both human experts and technology—here’s why.