Read on for information to help you lead a smarter financial life.
High-Yield Savings Accounts: The Ultimate Guide
High-yield savings accounts can offer higher interest rates than traditional counterparts. Learn everything you need to know about them in this guide.
What’s A Checking Account, And How Does It Work?
A checking account is a bank account for your normal money: the cash you might need day to day. Here’s everything you need to know about how they work.
The Beginner’s Guide to Online Banks And Neobanks
Online banks, or neobanks, are growing in popularity—but what are they and how do they work? Here are some things you need to know.
The Recommended Allocation For Our Safety Net Goal Has Changed
Your Safety Net goal should ideally beat inflation while also taking on minimal risk. Learn about our updated portfolio allocation recommendations for your emergency funds.
What Should I Know About Taxes on My Investment Accounts?
An informed and educated investor can make better decisions if they know the unique tax attributes of each type of investment account.
Managed Account or Self-Directed Brokerage Account?
Let’s explore the key differences between two types of common investment accounts: managed accounts and self-directed brokerage accounts.
If You Live In New Jersey, These Tax Rules Might Help You Save On Taxes
If you're a New Jerseyan, it’s important to be aware of certain tax rules so that you can save more of your hard-earned money.
The One Thing You’re Overlooking In The FIRE Movement
The Financial Independence Retire Early movement offers tools and tricks for helping people retire early. Here’s how saving as a married couple could help you get there faster.
Questions you should ask
Finding a new home for your money is a big decision. Explore the questions customers like you ask us, and learn how Betterment can help you meet your financial goals.