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Stash vs Wealthfront: Which Is Best for You?
Stash began as a micro-investing app and now offers desktop functionality. Wealthfront has a lot to offer both a beginner and more experienced investor.
Do you really need a bank account? A quick survey of banking and how a relationship with a bank can organize your financial life.
What Is a Life Estate?
A life estate is property owned by an individual during their lifetime and prevents beneficiaries from selling the property before death.
Who Benefits From Retirement Annuities?
Annuities guarantee some degree of fixed income in retirement, but is the security worth the fees and less favorable tax treatment?
Capital Gains Tax 101
If you sell stocks or real estate for a profit, you might owe tax on that capital gain. Learn how capital gains taxes work and strategies to minimize them.
Living Frugally and Happily in Retirement
Living frugally in retirement can be comfortable, so long as you plan well and avoid being unduly cheap. Here's how to live frugally in retirement.
When Should You Hire a Financial Advisor?
Before you hire a financial advisor, you should know how they work—and how they get paid.
What to Know Before Buying a Condo
Understand what are the benefits and pitfalls to owning a condo. If you are a first-time home buyer, you should ask yourself: Are you the condo type?
What Are the Biggest Disadvantages of Annuities?
You will pay fees and sacrifice returns for an annuity’s stability and guarantees.
How to Buy Mutual Funds Online
Buying mutual funds online is easy enough. Choosing the type of platform to invest on and the type of mutual fund to invest in can be more complex.