Investing

Robinhood is an online investment services company that offers commission-free trades on stocks, options, ETFs, and cryptocurrencies. The company also offers margin trading and has a cash management account (similar to a high-yield savings account) in the pipeline. If you’d like to learn more about Robinhood, you’ve...

In a day and time when most investors – especially newbies – invest through funds, the whole idea of investing in stocks can be more than a bit scary. But it doesn’t have to be. In truth, investing in stocks is just a series of steps....

A Roth IRA is one of the very best retirement accounts available. Some even believe it to be the best overall investment plan, barring none. Either way, a Roth IRA is an excellent plan to have in place. Much like a traditional IRA, you can hold a...

Probably the most significant single obstacle keeping people from investing is a lack of money. But what if I told you you can begin investing right here, right now, with just $100. In this article, I’ll show you how to invest $100 and make money doing...

Wealthsimple is an online investment management firm based in Canada. They were established in 2014 and have since grown to manage over $5 billion (CAD) of investments. This investment firm acts as something of a hybrid between a robo-advisor and an actively managed fund. The investments...

Interest rates on fixed-income investments have been admittedly low for most of the last ten years. But they’ve come up some in the last couple of years, and now there are many opportunities to earn enough interest or dividend income to at least keep up...

[MM_REVIEW] Wealthfront is an automated investing service, also known as a Robo-advisor, that provides a reliable option for those who prefer a more hands-off approach to invest. They’ve been around since 2011 and are based in Palo Alto, CA. This firm currently has over $11.4 billion...

In the competition for customers, investment brokers are competing with one another fiercely. Not only are they offering many of the same services, including trading tools and managed investment options, but they’re also closely matching one another in fees – which are now usually zero. Choosing...

[MM_REVIEW] SoFi—which stands for Social Finance—is an innovative financial services company based out of San Francisco, Calif. The company was founded in 2011 by four Stamford Business School students and quickly garnered attention for revolutionizing the way student loans are refinanced. SoFi has since grown tremendously and...

Are you looking to start investing? Way to go! Investing your spare cash is the ultimate way to take it further, and to make it grow while you sleep. The good news is that, while in the past you needed to know a great deal about...