Investing Blog

Whether you’re hoping to retire comfortably or save for college, investing can help you reach your long-term financial goals faster. And it doesn’t have to be complicated. We’ll show you how and why to get started, simple strategies to reduce risk, and the best ways to protect your money from extra fees and taxes. 

Featured Articles

Roth IRA vs 401(k)? You May Not Have to Choose

A 401(k) and a Roth IRA are the two most popular ways to save for retirement, but which account is…

Kristie McCauley
Jan 8, 2020
12 Things You Need to Know Before Investing in Stocks

A few days ago, our family was driving to a school event together. We were listening to a podcast over…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Sep 18, 2019
The Five Most Important Factors For Investment Success

If you’re new to investing, it’s pretty easy to feel overwhelmed. The factors of sound investment may seem complicated, but here’s…

Matt Becker
Aug 19, 2019

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10-Year Fixed Mortgage Rates

10-year fixed mortgages are harder to come by than mortgages with longer terms, but they offer some of the best…

Michael Rand
Feb 17, 2020
Cash-Out Refinancing is Great for Your Wallet, but it’s a Risky Proposition

Cash-out refinancing, which involves refinancing your existing mortgage for more than you owe so you can cash out your equity,…

Jessica Walrack
Jessica Walrack
Feb 18, 2020
30-Year Fixed Mortgage Rates

Compare five of the best 30-year fixed mortgage rates on the market.

Jessica Walrack
Jessica Walrack
Feb 17, 2020
15-Year Fixed Mortgage Rates

Getting a 15-year fixed mortgage with a low-interest rate can save you lots of money over the life of the…

Jessica Walrack
Jessica Walrack
Feb 14, 2020
Tips for Buying a Foreclosure

Save money with smart moves when buying a foreclosed home. You can learn how with a few simple steps.

Beth Casey
Beth Casey
Jan 15, 2020
Ally Invest Review

Ally Invest has low fees, a responsive trading platform and a wide range of educational resources, making it great for…

Jessica Walrack
Jessica Walrack
Feb 13, 2020