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Shindy Chen

Content Manager, Betterment

Shindy Chen

About Shindy

Shindy Chen is a published author and contributes for the Huffington Post’s money, technology, and travel sections. She worked at CNBC and Bloomberg TV in London, and was a Vice President at Wachovia Bank (Wells Fargo). Shindy was on Mogul’s 2014 “35 Under 35” list for media accomplishments, and graduated with a B.A. in English and journalism from U.N.C.-Chapel Hill, an M.B.A. from Georgia State University, and a Master de Management from the Panthéon Sorbonne in Paris.

Articles written by Shindy

Calling All Employers: Are You Setting Your Employees Up for Retirement Success?

New research finds that employees are neither confident about when they can retire, nor about how their 401(k) plans operate. Employers can address this by choosing new digital advice tools and robust, low-cost 401(k) plans to help their employees better prepare for retirement.

What Olympics Prize Money Can Teach Us About Investing

Though Olympics prize money amounts haven’t changed in over a decade, if invested today those winnings could still earn solid returns well past an athlete’s competitive years.

The True Cost of an Early 401(k) Withdrawal

Tapping into your 401(k) isn’t as easy as cracking into a piggy bank. It’s also more expensive. After early withdrawal penalties (and losing out on future earnings) what's left of your 401(k) balance is far less than expected.

8 Picks for Your Summer Reading List

Our Betterment bookworms recommend your next great beach read.

Meet the Betterment Summer Interns, Class of 2016

It’s summer, which means Betterment’s interns for the class of 2016 have arrived. Get to know them, and learn more about our internship program.

3 Ways Betterment Caters to Couples

Are you one half of a “Better Couple”? Discover the top three features that benefit couples who invest with Betterment.

Your 2016 Tax Season Calendar

Tax season doesn’t have to be stressful. Follow our tax season calendar for an easier route to April 18.

How We’re Meeting Our New Year’s Goals: Better Habits

In 2016, we’re creating real habits to achieve personal life goals.


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