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Buying A Home: Down Payments, Mortgages, And Saving For Your Future
Thinking about buying a home? Here are five recommendations you should consider when making your big purchase decision.
Betterment’s Retirement Advice Tools Explained
Betterment aligns our investment advice with what it’s really like to pursue your financial goals. Learn about our retirement planning advice and how it can help you.
Meet $VOTE: Channeling Our Values Through Shareholder Engagement
We're adding the new $VOTE ETF to our Socially Responsible Investing portfolios. Here's why it gives investors more power to advocate for their values.
Three LGBTQ+ Influencers Share Tips For Successful Financial Planning
LGBTQ individuals and same-sex couples face unique financial challenges when it comes to family planning, healthcare, and more. Here’s how three individuals are preparing for a secure and meaningful financial future.
How Memestocks Affected Investors’ Actions And Emotions
In April, Betterment surveyed 1,500 investors to examine “the rise of the day trader,” and how ‘memestocks’ affected their actions and emotions when it comes to making financial decisions.
Financial Advice From Betterment’s LGBTQ+ Community
Members of Betterment’s Betterpride ERSG share their financial goals, long-term money habits, and advice for how they approach money decisions in their everyday lives.
Understanding Crypto Fundamentals
Cryptocurrency is a complicated technology, but it’s also accessible. It can be understood by anyone, regardless of your background.
Personal Finance Stories From Our AAPI Community
Members of the Asians of Betterment ERSG share financial advice learned from their parents and the immigrant experience, and how their financial perspectives have shifted over time.
How Much Crypto Should I Own?
What’s the right amount to keep in a portfolio? If investors want to dip their toes into crypto, we recommend aiming for this allocation.
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Investing in Your 20s: 4 Major Financial Questions Answered
When you're in your 20s, you may be starting to invest or you might have some existing assets you need to take better care of. Pay attention to these major issues.
Investing in Your 30s: 3 Goals You Should Set Today
It’s never too early or too late to start investing for a better future. Here’s what you need to know about investing in your 30s.
Investing in Your 40s: 4 Financial Goals You Should Prioritize at Mid-Life
In your 40s, your priorities and investing goals become clearer than ever; it’s your mid-life opportunity to get your goals on track.
Investing in Your 50s: 4 Practical Tips for Retirement Planning
In your 50s, you’ll want to assess your retirement plan, lifestyle, future earnings, and support for your family. Then, practice goal-based investing to help ensure your objectives are met.