How We Save: Acorns Co-founder Jeff Cruttenden Wants To Make Investing Easy For Everyone

Jeff Caruttenden, CEO of Acorns

Jeff Cruttenden picked his first stock when he was 11 years old. Now, he’s co-founded Acorns, an app that rounds up your debit and credit card purchases and invests the difference for you.

3 Easy Ways You Can Be More Money-savvy Than Most Americans

Scrawl This Down- One In Three Americans Budget On A Scrap Of Paper

A majority of Americans do crazy things with their money. If you want to be better with your money than most, it’s not that difficult. Here’s where to start.

The High Price Of Divorce, Financial And Emotional

The High Price Of Divorce, Financial And Emotional

Divorce can have hidden financial and emotional consequences. Knowing your full financial situation right from the start will help proceedings. Also, having some emotional support while you go through this tough time can help you from making a bad situation worse.

Can You Afford A Broken Arm? Insured Or Not, Hospital Bills Hurt; 5 Apps Than Can Help You Save

Here's How To Budget, And Save Money, Before A Health Emergency

It’s no secret that medical care is expensive. Yet, people are often blindsided by hospital bills. No one thinks they will ever get hurt or sick. Easy ways — including helpful apps — that can help you prepare your finances for unexpected medical expenses down the road.

How We Save: For Nicholas Befort, Good Money Habits Are All In The Family

How We Safe: Nicholas Befort

Nicholas Befort, 29, learned good money habits from his father, a financial advisor. How the lessons helped him get off to a good financial start and follow his father into a financial services career.

Refinance Student Loans With SoFi; Rates Starting At 1.92%

Refinance student loans with SoFi

With SoFi, you can refinance student loans — federal or private — at rates as low as 3.50 percent percent fixed or 1.92 percent variable (with AutoPay discount).

How We Save: Julie Stevens Finds Her Passion, But Not A Job (Yet)

How We Save: Julie Stevens

Despite what the college admissions office will lead you to believe, a diploma isn’t a guarantee of a job. Julie struggles to get by even with her BA. Her biggest piece of advice for you is to start looking for internships right away. Passion doesn’t equal cash until someone is willing to pay you.

What’s The Best Tax Software? Popular Tax Software Compared

Header for the MoneyUnder30 tax software comparison guide

This is part three of Money Under 30’s “No-Stress Guide To Filing Your Taxes”. Is free tax software really free? Can I file my taxes with my phone? And what’s the difference between free online tax services and tax software that costs $80? The answers here.

The Most Important Money Tips Of 2014: Can You Guess Them?

What We Learned In 2014- Ten Top Tips From The Financial Experts

As in life, in personal finance, the greatest lessons are the easiest to learn but the most difficult to master. Here are 10 of the most important money tips from the past year that should guide you as you strive toward your financial goals.

8 Fresh Investment Ideas For 2015

New Year's Revolutions- Ten fresh investment ideas for 2015

The new year is a great time to reevaluate your investments. Spend this time taking a good look at the economic environment and make any adjustments you see fit. With interest rates set to rise, you may want to double check your bond holdings. Also, oil and banks may see a comeback this year.