Eli Broverman is the co-founder and former President of Betterment. He graduated Brown University with a degree in Chemistry and holds a JD from New York University School of Law, and has a background in securities law. He continues to shape Betterment as a member of the Board of Directors.
Betterment Is the Fastest-Growing Advisor on the FT 300 List
For the second year in a row, Betterment makes the Financial Times 300 List of top Registered Investment Advisors, this time as the fastest-growing RIA on the list.
The SEC and FINRA Get It Right on Automated Investing
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) recently released a joint investor alert about automated…
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Bonds are a way for investors to loan money to governments, corporations, and other types of institutions. In exchange for borrowing money, the issuer of the bond agrees to pay the bond holder interest at a specified rate and repay the debt at a designated date in the future.
TIPS on Inflation and Safe Investing
When it comes to low risk investments, its hard to improve upon treasuries, bonds that are fully backed by the U.S. Government. But TIPS, short for Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities, do one better in the safety department than normal treasuries because they also offer a hedge against inflation. The value of TIPS fluctuate in correlation with the Consumer