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The best online financial advisers

Summary List PlacementTable of Contents: Masthead Sticky The best online financial advisers AdviserStandout features Fees / Min. balance Wealthfront Open Account » Low cost, only robo-adviser offering 529 plans 0.25% AUM $US500 min. balance Betterment Open Account » Robo-investing plus affordable access to personalised human advice 0.25% – 0.40% AUM […]
The best online financial advisers
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How to save money in college, even though you’re busy learning

Saving money in college can be a great way to jump-start your funds for after graduation or save for goals like buying a car or paying off student loans. Find work that fits your school schedule, and take advantage of extra summer earnings to boost your savings. To save most […]
How to save money in college, even though you’re busy learning
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Wealthfront is now managing $20 billion, and it says something big about how differently millennials treat their money

The robo-adviser Wealthfront now manages $US20 billion in client assets, nearly doubling the amount it held eight months ago. Wealthfront offers several types of investment accounts, including IRAs for retirement, 529 plans for college savings, and taxable brokerage accounts. Wealthfront debuted its Cash Account, a high-yield-savings-like product, earlier this year, […]
Wealthfront is now managing $20 billion, and it says something big about how differently millennials treat their money
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Wealthfront and Betterment are battling it out, and it’s great news for savers

Betterment, the online investing adviser, debuted a high-yield savings account in July. Betterment joined fellow robo-adviser Wealthfront in the high-yield savings space, which debuted its Cash Account earlier this year. It’s difficult, if not impossible, to declare an outright winner between the two robo-advisers’ high-yield accounts. Both Betterment’s and Wealthfront’s […]
Wealthfront and Betterment are battling it out, and it’s great news for savers
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The interest rate on Wealthfront’s cash account may have peaked for now, and it shows why picking the right place to save is about more than APY

The investment app Wealthfront offers an industry-leading APY on its high-yield account: 2.32% on all balance tiers. Before the Fed cut interest rates at the end of July,Wealthfront’s Cash Account hit a high of 2.57% APY. It’s important to ensure any high-yield savings account otherwise fits your needs before choosing […]
The interest rate on Wealthfront’s cash account may have peaked for now, and it shows why picking the right place to save is about more than APY