Brokerage Reviews

I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again: Investing is essential in building wealth. be Knowing how you can make your money work for you is a skill many people aspire to have – why else would I constantly get asked about my investing strategies (always...

I first entered the real estate market in 2010. South Carolina was a relatively easy place for a 24-year-old to buy a house. Especially with the help of the first time homebuyers tax credit. Interest rates weren't the lowest, but banks were giving out loans with very...

Welcome to Millennial Money's "Money Review Series". Each week, we review a product or service aimed to help you make more, save more, or grow money through investing. Our goal is to provide you with an honest review to help you achieve these goals. Today,...

One of the most frequent reader and media questions I get is "What's your favorite money app?" I've been using money apps since 2008 when I got my first iPhone and they've been insanely helpful in my early retirement journey. I estimate that I've tried over...

One April 21, Paypal announced it would invest millions to mobile investing app Acorns. In its most successful funding round to-date, Acorns brought in a cool $30 million, growing their funding total to over $62 million. Acorns is a father-son team with a simple and...

Simply Wall St. is the slickest new platform for tracking stocks and visualizing stock data. I always enjoy checking out and reviewing new investing websites, but I am rarely as blown away as I was when I first checked out Simply Wall St. Simply Wall St. is...

Millennial Money Snapshot: Vanguard Personal Advisor Services pairs investors with a personal advisor who builds you a custom financial plan based on low-cost Vanguard index funds. Vanguard manages all aspects of the portfolio from investing deposits to re-balancing and there is a $50,000 minimum investment required to...

This post contains references to our advertisers and we may receive compensation if you click on links. Learn more here. Millennial Money Snapshot: Betterment is a robo-advisor that uses an algorithm to manage and re-balance an investors portfolio. I spent 1 year using Betterment. While I am...