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.

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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The Real Value of Tax-Loss Harvesting

We just published the actual results of our daily tax-loss harvesting (TLH) service over the past five years, and even we were surprised at the magnitude of the benefit. According to our analysis, the value of the tax-loss harvesting benefit at Wealthfront far exceeds the advisory fee in terms of the after-tax benefit.

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The Raw Intellect of Path

Great things happen when you combine academic research with the power of software. It’s how we were able to deliver PassivePlus®, our signature suite of advanced investment features, which includes Tax-Loss Harvesting, Stock-level Tax-Loss Harvesting, and Smart Beta.

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How to Think About Long-Term Investing

At Wealthfront we try to make it very clear that our investment approach is only appropriate for the long term. This often raises the question: How long is “long term”?

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