It's a jungle out there for the consumer. In every industry, whether you're hailing a car and have to decide between Uber, Lyft, Hailo, etc. or have to choose between an online brokerage, how do you know what is the best option for you? To complicate matters even further, while the established platforms claw for your attention to switch over (i.e. promotions on Lyft) there is an unrelenting pressure from the new kids on the block to check out their "colorful feathers" and new technological breakthroughs (i.e. Juno offering free rides in Manhattan).Read More
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Finally signed up for Betterment after months of restraint. I am a fairly active investor and did not feel the need to overly exposure myself to the same investment vehicles and strategies I have set in place already. After much debate I figured it was worth the education factor to see how it works, especially if I am going to be suggesting it as a potential solution to some of my advisees.
My initial impressions are as follows:Read More