Articles under “financial planning”

How To Build the Emergency Fund That’s Right for You

Even the most careful planners can lose their job or experience unusual healthcare costs. So you know you need an emergency fund — but how much of one do you need?

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The Wealthfront Cash Account Now Has A 2.29% APY

Our cash account has gotten over $1 billion in deposits in less than a month, earning clients over $2.5 million in interest. And now a great thing is even better: We’re raising the annual percentage yield (APY) on our cash account from 2.24% to 2.29%

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6 Things You Could Do With Your Cash — And How To Decide What Goes Where

Making money is work — being strategic about where it goes should feel like a fun game. (Well, it’s a game where making the wrong move can cost you actual money, so maybe don’t take it too lightly.) Here are some of the key things you could do with your cash and some insights on how to decide what goes where.

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Tax Time Guide: What You Need To Know About Next Year’s Taxes Right Now

Most of us only think about taxes once a year: when April starts to loom. But it’s good to get started early.

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