Articles under “financial planning”

The Surprising Value of Social Security

While young people tend to regard Social Security as a source of only miserly payouts – and one with an uncertain future to boot – it can in fact represent a significant portion of your income after you’ve retired. That means that even if you are still in your 30s or 40s, you should take

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Software is Better Than People

Software is far better at most jobs than people are. I realize that statement will make a lot of people uncomfortable, but it’s true.

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Introducing Path: A Better Financial Planning Experience

Today we’re excited to introduce Path, a better way to experience financial planning. Path helps you prepare for your financial future, every step of the way.

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The Personal Economics That Drive Services Like eBay & Airbnb

As a Product Manager at eBay in 2004, I had the opportunity to fly to New Orleans for my first eBay Live in June of that year. Over 10,000 eBay fans, mostly part-time sellers, gathered together to discuss, debate and learn about new features that the eBay platform offered them.

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