We ask about you.
What are you saving for? Maybe you’re buying a home, paying for college, saving for retirement, or building an emergency fund. Or, maybe you’re just investing for the sake of investing.
No matter your goal, we’ll ask you how much you’re hoping to save and when you’ll need your money.
We'll build you a portfolio.
Once we know a bit about you and your investing goals, we’ll build a personalized portfolio with a risk level and investment mix that suits each goal. And if you’d like to adjust that mix, you can.
Learn more about our portfolio strategies and how we manage your investments.See our portfolios
We’ll help you decide how much to invest.
For each of your investing goals, we’ll recommend how much you should deposit initially and on an ongoing basis. When it comes to retirement, we’ll also suggest which retirement accounts you should use, and how much you should save into each account. We can even automate your deposits so you don’t have to worry about it.
No matter the investing plan you choose, we’ll keep you up-to-date on how you’re tracking to help you reach your goal by the time you’d like to.
Our technology manages your money.
Here’s where our technology gets to work. We’ll rebalance your portfolio to maintain your preferred risk level. As your investments produce dividends, we reinvest them for you to avoid cash drag.
We put the right investments in the right types of accounts. And when it’s time to sell a portion of your portfolio we'll sell the holdings in a tax-efficient way, helping to reduce your tax burden.
You pay one low, annual fee.
No hidden fees. No additional trading and transfer fees. What you see is what you pay. If only everything in life were this simple. See details
or about $25/year for every $10,000 invested
Explore your first goal
This is a great place to start—an emergency fund for life's unplanned hiccups. A safety net is a conservative portfolio.
Whether it's a long way off or just around the corner, we'll help you save for the retirement you deserve.
If you want to invest and build wealth over time, then this is the goal for you. This is an excellent goal type for unknown future needs or money you plan to pass to future generations.
Explore your first step toward a better financial future
Invest without the hassle. We manage your portfolio, offer expert allocation advice, and take care of the manual trading work.
Whether retirement is a long way off or just around the corner, we'll help you plan for the retirement you deserve.
Get answers to your questions about Betterment. We can help you become more confident with your money.