Simple | Banking Review

One of the biggest motivators behind starting Simple was eliminating unnecessary fees. Simple operates online only and does not carry the overhead cost of a brick-and-mortar bank. They transfer these savings to their customers by offering a genuinely convenient checking account.

Retirement 101: Why you should start saving NOW

The unfortunate reality is that not everyone gets to experience this time of their lives so peacefully. The good news is if you act now and start planning for retirement early, you can save yourself a lot of trouble later. In today’s article, we will be going over the basics and what you can do to get started planning for your future now.

Acorns | Brokerage Review

Acorns is a great platform to save your spare “change”. Only this “change” is just rounded up from your debit purchases with your linked bank card. It's the digital equivalent to putting your spare change in a jar after you leave the store. However, with Acorns that change is actually invested and can grow or decrease.

Stash | Brokerage Review

Stash was founded on the self-proclaimed mission to provide financial opportunity to all.  Stash founder, Brandon Krieg, believes that every American should have the tools, guidance, confidence needed to grow personal wealth and live a better life.

Budgeting Basics

This week I'd like to go over making a monthly budget. A budget allows us to track our income and expenses. It is imperative to understand a few fundamentals about budgeting before we begin crafting our budget. Here are our key components for our costs and income.