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Meet Autopilot, a New Service that Automates Your Savings Strategy
You’re an optimizer. You know exactly which credit card to use for each purchase in order to get the most points. You read a few Yelp reviews before deciding where you’ll have dinner (or these days, order takeout). And you probably spend a lot of time and effort checking the…
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You Can Now Deposit a Check with the Wealthfront App
By some accounts, the use of checks dates as far back as ancient Rome. Somehow, they’re still around today. Maybe one still falls out of Grandma’s birthday card each year. Maybe it’s how you get your tax refund. Checks are, frankly, a pretty quaint way to receive funds in the…
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Meet Wealthfront’s Product Specialist Team
Wealthfront isn’t your typical financial institution. While your bank uses dated technology to deliver lackluster services at a steep cost, we use software to deliver best-in-class products that make it easy to manage your financial life. Automation is one of our key product principles: if we can’t…
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How to Get Ready for Next Year’s Taxes Today
Whether you’ve already completed your 2019 tax return or you’re nearly there, you’re probably feeling a sense of relief and accomplishment now that tax season is drawing to a close. But don’t stop yet! You’ve got momentum, and now is a great time to get organized for next year’s taxes.
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8 Ways to Get Ready to File Your 2019 Tax Return
Earlier this year, the IRS extended the deadline to file your 2019 tax return from April 15 to July 15, giving taxpayers three extra months to prepare their tax returns. Now, that deadline is almost here. Dealing with your taxes may seem daunting, but it doesn’t have to be. Here…
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Why You Should Consider a Portfolio Line of Credit at Tax Time
Few people look forward to filing their tax returns – especially if you owe the IRS money and aren’t sure where you’ll get the cash. If you find yourself in this position, you might wonder if you should borrow the money or sell some of your investments. Wealthfront’s Portfolio…
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