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
Oct 15, 2019
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

Most Recent Articles

Robinhood Investing Review

Robinhood Investing is one of the only brokerages to offer $0 commissions and free trades, making it ideal for younger…

KT Hall
Nov 19, 2019
Interactive Brokers Investing Review

Interactive Brokers offers low-cost trades and low commissions on global securities for active and novice traders.

KT Hall
Nov 19, 2019
A Guide to Sustainable Investing

In an effort to provide funds to sustainable companies and incentivize polluting companies to start green initiatives, investors are moving…

Michael Rand
Michael Rand
Oct 17, 2019
Some Thoughts on Leverage and Retirement

James writes in: Do you have any opinions on people leveraging their retirement savings in their 20s and early 30s?…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Sep 26, 2019
What Are Stocks? What Are Bonds?

Max writes in: Can you explain what the difference between stocks and bonds are? Tried to read up on this…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Oct 29, 2019
The Basics of Understanding the Financial News

Max writes in: One thing I have always struggled with is understanding the money news. Whenever the money news comes…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Oct 29, 2019