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SmartyPig App Review: Pros and Cons

By | July 22nd, 2016|Reviews|

There are several micro savings apps in the market today, but very few allow you to have multiple accounts that allow you to access all your financial transactions at one place. Although it’s beneficial to have numerous accounts, it can get cumbersome after a while, especially if you aren’t able to manage it. That’s where [...]

Acorns App Review – Everything You Need To Know

By | July 19th, 2016|Reviews|

Have you been procrastinating about investing because you can’t seem to understand all the complex jargon? Well, you’re not alone because a lot of people, especially youngsters, stay away from investing since it can be intimidating. However, Acorns – an app available for Android or iPhone – intends to make the process easier for people [...]

Schwab intelligent portfolio review : vertically Integrated Robo

By | July 9th, 2016|Reviews|

Schwab intelligent portfolio review: A vertically Integrated Robo Advisor Charles Schwab name might sound familiar to a lot of our readers; They were the original guys who went about disrupting the brokerage market with their discounted brokerage services. That was more than 40 years ago; now the financial services veteran has its eyes set on disrupting [...]

Robinhood Review: Disrupting the brokerage Industry

By | July 4th, 2016|Reviews|

Robinhood Review: From Discounted Robo Advisors to discounted Brokerages  Before we proceed with our RobinHood Review, we believe it would be fair to say the Robo advisory industry is hotting up with investments flowing in from everywhere.Millenials who choose Robo Advisors over regular and Discount brokers do it because of lower costs and accessibility. However, it [...]

Betterment vs Wealthfront – Which Firm Is Perfect For You?

By | July 2nd, 2016|Reports, Reviews|

Betterment vs Wealthfront – Which Firm Is Perfect For You? Robo-advisors, like many other investments, can serve as the backbone for your life when you step into retirement. Although there are various options available today, it can sometimes become a tad difficult to make sense out of all the brouhaha. On top of that, some [...]

Motif Investing Review :is it really a Financial disruptor

By | June 29th, 2016|Reviews|

Motif Investing Review :Is it worth the Hype? In 2010 Hardeep Walia  raised $26M off twenty pages of powerpoint. Only in silicon valley, you can do that Hardeep said in a Reddit AMA. Honestly, not many business plans raise $20 dollars with just a powerpoint presentation  let alone $26M . In 2010 Hardeep Walia set out [...]

Sharebuilder: Capital One’s Brokerage Platform

By | February 23rd, 2016|Reviews|

What is Sharebuilder? Like many other similar websites, Sharebuilder is a result of the way the internet has changed investing, with many people now preferring to use online brokers that trade at far lower fees. Sharebuilder is a site that allows non-professional investors to buy and sell commodities, exchange traded funds, mutual funds, stocks and [...]

Personal Capital Review: Is It Worth Your Attention?

By | February 16th, 2016|Reviews|

Personal Capital Review This Personal Capital review aims to explore and explain what Personal Capital is, what it offers to users, and how it compares to others on the market. Like Mint.com and LearnVest, Personal Capital wants to help you with your financial planning. Like them, too, it's free. The difference is that Personal Capital [...]

Mint.Com Review – Is It Really Worth The Hype?

By | February 11th, 2016|Reviews|

Mint.com Review - What is It And What Is It For? Mint.com is a free online personal finance service, similar to LearnVest.com and others. Established in 2008, Mint.com has a reputation for efficiency and high levels of usability. It also allows the user to customise how automated -- or not -- their Mint.com experience is. Mint.com is [...]

LearnVest Review: The Pros and Cons of This Budgeting Resource

By | February 11th, 2016|Reviews|

Learnvest Review: How Good Is This Budgeting Tool? When Alexa von Tobel set LearnVest up originally, she had intended it to be a financial planning tool aimed at women. However, since it was bought in March 2015 by Northwestern Mutual, the way LearnVest is marketed and designed has changed. In many ways this is to [...]