Author: Barbara Friedberg

Barbara A. Friedberg, MBA, MS is a former portfolio manager, published author of Invest and Beat the Pros and 2 more books, and an investing expert. She's the owner of internationally acclaimed, Barbara Friedberg Personal Finance.

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Acorns Review – Turn Your Spare Change into an Investment PortfolioColumnist, Kevin MercadanteAcorns App Expert ReviewIf you’ve had difficulty saving money in the past, Acorns could be the app you’ve been waiting for. Not only does it help n ...
The Robo-Advisor Competition Lost Two More Niche PlayersSince the close of Hedgeable last summer, new robo-advisors have launched. But, gaining customers and competing against legacy platforms like Betterment and Personal Capital is another matter. ...
Betterment EveryDay is an Excellent Cash Management ToolAll Betterment Smart Saver accounts will be upgraded to the new Betterment EveryDay Savings.The new Betterment EveryDay improves on Smart Saver in several ways.One of the highest yields in t ...
Make the Time Value of Money Work for You“A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush”This medieval proverb still holds true today. In modern terms, it’s better to have a certain payoff today than an uncertain one in the future. ...
TD Ameritrade Robo Advisor vs BettermentThis Betterment vs. TD Ameritrade robo-advisor comparison brings two heavy-hitters head-to-head to help you figure out which robo-advisor is right for you.Betterment launched in 2010 and is one of the origina ...
Staff Columnist, Kevin MercadanteSoFi Invest – SoFi Automated Investing ReviewSoFi Wealth recently rebranded as SoFi Invest!The newly launched SoFi Invest adds 3 verticals to the SoFi platform.The SoFi Invest category includes:Active Inve ...
The Fed and My Investments-Will They Go Up or Down?Whispers abound that the Fed intends to lower interest rates. Even a hint of declining interest rates can cause the stock market to rise. Learn about how interest rate movements can impact your inve ...
M1 vs. Robinhood Comparison ReviewBy staff columnist, Alexandra DeLuiseWhich Free Trading App is For Me – Robinhood or M1 Finance?Robo-advisors are popular for a number of reasons, including their ability to save investors money on account m ...
Titan Investing Review – Expert Analysis of Hedge Fund Investment AppTitan Invest launched with a splash to help the little guy or gal invest like a big-time hedge fund manager. This Titan Invest review digs into every corner of the app, including t ...
Are Robo-Advisors Good in Volatile Markets?By staff columnist, Alexandra DeluiseOne of the biggest questions about robo-advisors is whether they will stand the test of time. As Sean Allocca from Financial Planning notes, the bull market has turned ...
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