Articles under “retirement”

Young, Single, and Ready to Save: The Data Behind Wealthfront’s Millennial Clients

We analyzed our millennial clients’ savings rates, and the numbers paint a very encouraging picture. Our youngest clients (age 20-25) actually save at the highest rate: 18% of their pre-tax annual salary.

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Til Debt Do Us Part?

As spring starts to wind down, a new season is getting ready to take over: wedding season. Couples all over are busy preparing for their big day, and the over $72 billion dollar U.S.

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A 401(k) Won’t Get You There

There are a ton of misconceptions on the best way to find financial security, but there is one in particular that kills me every time I hear it: “I have a 401(k) and my company matches it so I’m good, right?” Wrong! I can’t fault people for thinking this — it’s been ingrained into our generation.

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Your Path to Homeownership

If you’ve never owned a home, you’ve probably spent some time thinking about what you’d love to have someday. And if you already own a house, a growing family might mean it’s time to consider something bigger.

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