The 8 Best Vanguard Funds That You Should Buy

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We’re big fans of Vanguard, but admittedly, it’s a bit more complicated than using a Robo Advisor.  In this article, we break down what we think are the 8 best Vanguard funds, balancing both performance and cost.

PeerStreet Review: How Risky Is Investing in Real Estate Debt?

PeerStreet Review: How Risky Is Investing in Real Estate Debt?

When you’re investing, debt is often the less risky asset class. The same way stocks are seen as volatile, bonds (debt) are viewed as a safer […]

Webull Review: Online Broker Offers Affordable Commission-Free Trading

Webull Review: Online Broker Offers Affordable Commission-Free Trading

I’m sure you’d agree that online stock trading gets complicated – especially if you’re a beginner. Margin accounts, deciphering analyst ratings, and understanding what advanced order […]

Betterment Review – Key Features, Benefits and How It All Works

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Is Betterment the silver bullet they suggest it is? That’s where this Betterment Review and Experiment comes in. We’ve explored the service and interviewed members of the team, so you don’t have to. I’m looking for stable long-term investments that kick ass and beat the market average. Let us see what they got.

The Minimum Variance Portfolio: Reduce Risk and Optimize Your Returns

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We talk a lot about the importance of diversification, asset allocation, and portfolio construction at Listen Money Matters. We know that a buy and hold strategy of […]

Betterment vs Vanguard: Showdown Between Two Brokerage Juggernauts

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When I started investing, I didn’t have a clue. I’d never heard of words like tax-loss harvesting, rebalancing, or mutual funds. I thought it was […]

Crush Your Investing Goals With A Lazy Portfolio

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Itching to start investing but don’t want it to devour your time? Learn the ways of the mighty lazy portfolio. Get educated here.

Stash Invest Review: Digital Investing for the Next Generation?

Stash Invest Review: Digital Investing for the Next Generation?

Investing gets easier with each passing generation. Mobile apps, index funds, and reduced minimums have lowered the barrier to entry. Despite these facts, only an […]

Personal Capital Review: Is It the Best Wealth Tracking Tool?

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My Personal Capital review comes as an investor and someone who loves automation. In many ways it can beat Mint and their 401k Analyzer is second to none.

Titan Review: Invest Like a World-Class Hedge Fund for $500

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Before there was Netflix, I had to rent movies at my local video store. It was a thrill. I’d score a few bucks from my folks […]

Squirrel Away Your Spare Change and Start Investing – Acorns Review

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Acorns is an app that rounds up on your purchases and invests the change for you. Today we discuss the new app with the founder and innovation officer.

Wealthsimple Review – A Chat with CEO Michael Katchen

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We love robo-advisors, and lots of other investors do too. But admittedly, robo-advisors are missing that personal touch some investors prefer. We found the best of both worlds in Wealthsimple. This is our Wealthsimple review along with a chat with CEO Michael Katchen. 

Vanguard vs Fidelity: Where Should You Open Your Brokerage Account?

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Vanguard vs Fidelity conjures up an epic image of two warriors battling it out in the Roman Colosseum. Who will prevail in the coveted wealth […]

Acorns vs Betterment vs Wealthfront: Epic Robo-Advisor Battle

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Competition is heating up among the Robo-Advisors. If you’re looking to invest in the right service, it’s getting hard to tell where you should put your money. I’ve used Acorns, Betterment and Wealthfront extensively and going to break down each of the services and let you know who deserves your investment.

Blooom Review: Get Help With 401(k) Management

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For many working Americans, a 401(k) is often the single largest asset they have. Unfortunately, managing a 401(k) can be extremely complicated, resulting in the poor management or complete negligence of this very important savings account. Fortunately for most Americans thought, they have some time to plan.

Wealthfront Review – Meet Your Financial CoPilot

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What features do novice and experienced investors get from Wealthfront? How does it all work? This Wealthfront review leaves no stone unturned.

Get Started Real Estate Investing the Easy Way: Our RealtyShares Review

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Companies like Betterment and WealthFront broke down the wall between investing and the general public through their easy to use online platforms. RealtyShares wants to do the same with real estate investing.

Small Investments You Can Make Today (Even If You’re Living Check-To-Check)

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You don’t have to be a millionaire to invest. Investing is how you become a millionaire. We look at small investments on a small income.

Breaking Down the Dave Ramsey Investing Strategy

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We break down Dave Ramsey’s controversial investment advice. Can we all retire millionaires as he promises? Today we find out.

A Beginners Investment Strategy – The Ultimate Blueprint

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So, you’ve got your debt under control and you want to know what’s next? That’s great because investing is where real wealth is built.

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