Articles by Andy Rachleff

Investing in You

At Wealthfront we aspire to optimize and automate all your personal finances so you can focus on what matters most — your life. This past year we made significant progress towards achieving this goal by adding financial planning and banking related services to our already compelling investment management services.

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A Bit About Bitcoin

Bitcoin has been taking over the headlines of late, so it’s no surprise the most frequent question our client services team fields from clients and prospects is whether we intend to incorporate Bitcoin into our investment management service. As proponents of financial innovation and believers in the power of software, we are excited about Bitcoin.

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The Unseemly Side of Wall Street

Since founding Wealthfront I have learned a lot about how investment firms are compensated – and I must say it’s very disappointing. This isn’t my usual rant about nickel and dime fees; this time I’m talking about kickbacks.

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Your 2017 Year-End Personal Finance Checklist

As the year comes to end, most of us are thinking about the holidays — the shopping, the parties, the travel. It’s human nature to get distracted and place thinking about your personal finances on hold.

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