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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The Best WiseBanyan Free Robo-Advisor Review – 2019It seems as if everywhere you turn, you’re getting the advice to start investing now. That’s because your retirement future is now your responsibility. Even if you have a good job, the days of ...
Robo-Advisor News – Betterment, Human Advisors, Wealth Building and Social MediaFintech trends are hitting the robo advisory industry. Robo-advisors, the new-ish fintech darlings are now in their second decade. And along with the growth comes ...
Spring is the perfect time to improve your financial health.Following is a list of learning opportunities for you to listen and learn about important finance and investing topics. From how to invest an inheritance to index funds and an invitation to ...
 Do I Need a Roth IRA If I Have Social Security?I’m one of those dinosaurs that started her first IRA in her 20’s at the beginning of the IRA movement. At that time, there was no such thing as a Roth IRA, so I invested in a traditional IRA. On top o ...
I’ve had a love affair with Robo-advisors  for three years. I have accounts with roughly five and I’m poised to open several more in the upcoming months. I was elated, when I read that the Schwab robo-advisor subscription model launched.Robo-advisor ...
Wealthsimple Expert Review 2019Based in Toronto, and with operations in the US and the UK, Wealthsimple is a Canadian based robo-advisor. The platform was launched at the beginning of 2017, and now has more than $4 billion in assets under management ...
8 Money Saving and Investing Strategies Inspired by Warren Buffett“Long ago, Ben Graham taught me that ‘Price is what you pay; value is what you get.’ Whether we’re talking about socks or stocks, I like buying quality merchandise ...
Robo Advisors with the Most AUM in 2019In the financial advisory world, assets under management, or AUM, is a key metric. Most advisors, both traditional and robo-advisors, earn their income as a percentage of AUM. The greater the amount of assets u ...
Betterment vs Vanguard Personal Advisor Services – Robo-Advisor ComparisonChoosing between robo-advisors can be very hard when you’re stuck between two well-known, strong contenders. Betterment vs. Vanguard Personal Advisor Services is a parti ...
The Best Portfolio Management Software Makes Your Life EasierInvestors need to keep track of their mutual and exchange traded funds, individual stocks and bonds for many reasons. You want to examine your investment returns, fees, asset allocation, a ...
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