Americans were asked how they would invest $10,000 and given 10 different options to choose from; many of them wanted to use it to pay down debt.
Free stock trading platforms can offer robust features and capabilities. We look at four options that offer “free” stock trading, but it’s clear that investors should review commissions and other fees that might be included.
Changing your Principal 401(k) contribution easy, and making a small change now could have a huge impact on your retirement. Here's how I did it.
Robinhood is a different type of brokerage. The technology-driven company cuts out overhead by eliminating storefront locations and full-service features, allowing customers to manage their stock portfolios with their phones. The end result is a useful stock trading app that provides all of the basics without any costly extras. While people can trade for free […]
For those new to the world of investing, or just use to investing in stocks with investing apps or advisors, a savings bond is one of the safest investment options out there. Essentially, a savings bond is money that is loaned to the U.S. government for a specific term. Once that term has expired the government guarantees […]
Both Vanguard and Fidelity are online brokers that offer their own proprietary mutual funds. Although Fidelity is known for excelling in actively-managed funds, Vanguard is better known for passive investment funds.