Investing

There’s no reason to tolerate bad interest rates anymore. With so many online options for saving and borrowing, you no longer need to accept the rates at your local bank. Instead, you can shop online for the best savings rates, mortgage rates, and even credit card rates...

[MM_REVIEW] CrowdStreet is an online commercial real estate crowdfunding investment platform that offers a unique alternative to investing compared to traditional stocks and ETFs. According to its website, CrowdStreet’s goal is to help you build wealth. The platform enables you to make direct investments in commercial real...

One of the distinct characteristics of the Millennial generation is that we’re incredibly social-impact conscious. 75% of millennials would take a pay cut to work for a socially responsible company, and 88% of Millennials give to charity, compared to only 72% of Boomers. But that theme is...

Public is an investing app that makes it possible to own shares in the companies you believe in for any amount of money, all commission-free. Public is unique from other apps because it has a social layer that offers transparency into investments made within the community. In...

Merrill Edge is an online brokerage platform of Merrill Lynch, which is owned by Bank of America (BofA). The platform offers streamlined investing services across a wide range of financial products. With a Merrill Edge account, you’ll have access to a self-guided trading platform and can...

DiversyFund manages an SEC-qualified Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) that builds wealth by investing in cash-flowing apartment buildings. DiversyFund's unique alternative fin-tech investment platform has created a way for consumers to invest directly into commercial real estate projects across the U.S. The firm leverages a digital framework...

E*TRADE is a popular online brokerage firm that serves nearly 5 million customers. With an E*TRADE account, you can trade stocks, bonds, options, ETFs, and mutual funds. The company also offers retirement accounts and online banking services. If you’re doing your due diligence on E*TRADE and...

If you have some extra cash and want to grow it, you need to start investing. By investing your money, you can increase your emergency fund, save up for a house or a car downpayment, save up for that month-long road trip you’ve always wanted to...

An individual retirement account (IRA) is an investment vehicle to hold your investments. If your IRA is the “vehicle,” then your investments are the “passengers.” The IRA holds your investments and shelters them from taxes while providing other benefits. In this article, we’ll look at the best IRA...