Tag: retirement

Acorns vs. Robinhood: Which is better?

I have been using Robinhood and Acorns for about 5 years. Both are great apps that provide many functions for beginner investors. If you are looking into investing for the first time, or switching from Robinhood or Acorns this guide will help you pick the one that best […]

What to do in retirement?

The thought of finding ways to fill 40+ hours a week that may have been filled with work before is a daunting task. Time off when you have a job usually consists of finding ways to relax, but does that mean nothing but watching TV until you die? No! There are plenty of things you can do in retirement to keep you busy.

Compound Interest: When Less is More

Did you know that you can invest less money, but still end up with more money saved for retirement? Because interest is compounding, money you invest grows larger the longer it is invested. Compounding interest means that your interest is earning interest. That means that if you invest […]

How Inflation Affects Your Savings

Have you ever gone into the grocery store to buy a can of soda and thought “Man, soda’s more expensive than I remember when I was a kid.”  If you have, then you have noticed inflation. What is Inflation? The money you have today is most likely going […]