Director of Investing, Betterment
Prior to joining Betterment, Adam was a vice president at Goldman Sachs, where he traded macro credit products. Adam holds an honors degree in economics from University of Chicago.
How to Use 2018’s Market Volatility to Your Advantage
The latter half of 2018 was a period of increased volatility. We view this as an opportunity for every investor.
Look to the Fall of Fund Fees
Fund expense ratios continue to drop as funds compete for increasingly savvy investor dollars.
Displaying Performance to Shape Better Investor Behavior
Understanding your accounts’ performance can feel complicated. We’re advancing how we display performance to help answer your questions and make stronger investment decisions.
Smart Saver: A Low-Risk Account for Extra Cash
Providing a clearer answer for what to do with extra cash sitting in your checking and savings accounts: Smart Saver.
How Portfolio Rebalancing Works to Manage Risk
Portfolio rebalancing, when done effectively, can help manage risk and keep you on track to pursue the expected returns you want to reach your goals.
Why the Turbulence in the Stock Market?
Nobody has all the answers to why the market takes a nosedive, but it’s often useful to take a look at the economic precursors that may play a role in early-2018 market turbulence.
What to Do When You’re Itching to Invest in Bitcoin
Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum are hot. We have some thoughts on how to responsibly scratch your "crypto-itch."
Managing Your Allocation As Your Goal Approaches
Automatically adjusting your allocation is one area of advice where automation can play a particularly important role for investors.
Investors Lose Out When Advisors Use Soft Dollars
Often called “the investment industry’s answer to frequent-flyer miles,” soft dollar transactions allow managers to get luxury services, while investors foot the bill.