Will Gamification Fix Our Finances?

The other night I was reviewing my Acorns account. Over the past 30 days, I’ve hit the lunch counter at work nine times and my coffee shop on 13 different mornings. Acorns rounded up all 22 transactions to the nearest dollar and sent $14.39 in ‘Round-ups’ over to my investment portfolio. During the previous month, it was 27 transactions and … Read More

Reinvent Your Personal Finance Routine with These 5 Apps

Budgeting, paying bills, saving money, and investing—these are probably low on your list of fun things to do. But mastering your finances should be high on your list of priorities. And since the average person checks their phone 80 times a day  we’re going to show you how to turn your smartphone into a budgeting/bill-paying/investing machine. We’ll build a “financial … Read More