Director of Investing, Betterment
Adam Grealish is Director of Investing at 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.
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.
Why Stock Market News Might Be Misleading You
Learn to separate the meaningful information from the noise. Knowing the right way to interpret market news can help us to make smarter decisions about how to manage our investments.
Betterment Everyday™ Savings Has A Variable APY: What That Means For You
Interest rates change over time, but at Betterment, we are always working hard to help give you one of the best rates possible so you can make the most of your money.
Understanding The Inverted Yield Curve
Our economy is about to make history. June of 2019 marked 10 years of expansion of the U.S. economy, which ties with the previous record spanning March 1991 to March 2001.
Investing in Different Assets: What Are Your Possible Choices?
You want to begin investing, but have no idea where to start. Here is your guide to investing in different assets, jargon-free.
Beyond Expense Ratios: Weighing Holding Costs With Trading Costs
What’s more expensive—holding a fund, or trading it? It depends. We walk you through the important factors to consider when determining the total cost of either holding your funds or trading them.
Drivers of Investing: Time Value and Compound Interest
When it comes to investing, the longer you let your money grow and compound, the more money you can likely earn in returns.
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.