Product news 5 min read
Introducing Free Financial Planning
Wealthfront was founded with an audacious mission: to make sophisticated financial advice available to everyone. Today, we’re excited to take a huge leap toward realizing our mission by launching free financial planning! Now, when you download the Wealthfront mobile app, you can choose to get started by building a financial plan — without any cost or obligation — before opening an investment account.
Real estate 9 min read
Renting vs. Buying a Home: This Is Exactly How To Decide Which Is Best
So what’s the deal? Is it worth plunking down your savings on a piece of property? Or wiser to keep renting for a period of time — or until the end of time? We have an answer.
Planning 4 min read
The “What-If Fund” — What It Is and Why Every Woman Needs One
You can look at your emergency fund and think of all the bad things it might one day give you the ability to escape, but you can also look at the money and imagine what opportunities or big ideas it might allow you to say yes to.