Articles under “Planning & taxes”

Are you living a healthy financial life? These posts arm you with knowledge to better manage your finances and minimize your taxes.

The Miracle of Compound Interest

Compound interest is the magic force that stimulates the wild proliferation of an investment when it’s left alone for long enough — but there’s one important thing you have to do for it to work. Let us explain exactly how your money grows on itself.

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The Actual Value of Tax-Loss Harvesting

This past year was not kind to the financial markets, but the good news for Wealthfront clients is that tax-loss harvesting could yield tax savings to help offset some of this market downturn. As a matter of fact, we did more harvesting in the last year than at any time in our six years of offering the capability.

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Wealthfront’s Guide to Financial Health

This year, get specific with your financial resolutions. Explore Wealthfront’s Guide to Financial Health and learn how to take small steps to reach bigger goals — whether it’s optimizing your cash savings, building sound investing habits, or finally paying down your debt.

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Your 2018 Year-End Personal Finance Checklist

To help you wrap up 2018, we’ve put together checklist of important tasks you should consider before the new year.

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