Are robo-advisors a scam?
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Are Robo-Advisors a Scam? Get the Facts

Find out if Robo-Advisors are a Scam or Not By staff columnist, Alexandra Deluise Easy and cheap investment options, overseen by a robot? Definitely too good to be true—right? When you put it like that, robo-advisors do seem like some sort of new-age internet scam. Can robo-advisors really stack up against trustworthy and educated—never mind human—financial planners, or are they out to rob you of your hard-earned money? Bonus; 7 Best Robo-Advisors for Millennials The good news is that robo-advisors are not a scam. Here are …

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Bitcoin Robo-Advisors and Other Cryptocurrency Investment Options

Cryptocurrency: the money of the future, or a fad sure to bankrupt its many investors? By staff columnist, Alexandra Deluise Unfortunately, as with anything in the financial sector, we can only talk about the here-and-now. And right here, right now, cryptocurrency is pretty hot. Bitcoin, the most well-know cryptocurrency, in particular seems to be the latest great investment opportunity, coming in at a value of over $8,100.00 USD to every one bitcoin at the time of this writing. So, it’s about time for a bitcoin robo-advisor. …

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6 Best Portfolio Management Tools for Investors-Free to low fee
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6 Best Portfolio Management Software Tools for Investors

The Best Portfolio Management Software Makes Your Life Easier Investors need to keep track of their mutual and exchange traded funds, individual stocks and bonds for many reasons. You want to examine your investment returns, fees, asset allocation, as well as plan for retirement and more. Of course you can do it by hand or on an excel sheet, but with the excellent investment portfolio management software available, why bother? From free, to a one-time payment or on-going fees, there has never been a better selection of investment …

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Is Your Data Safe with a Robo-Advisor?

Robo-advisor Tips; 5 Ways to Keep Your Money Safe Do any of these scenarios sound like you? • You want your money to grow in a reliable investment portfolio. • You want the convenience of a robo-advisor but worry about whether your data is safe online. • You have your investments with a robo-advisor and are reevaluating the whether your money is safe with a robo-advisor. It seems that data breaches are increasingly common these days, although not much in the robo-advisor news. This can …

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How do robo advisers work? What are robo adviser algorithms and features?
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How Do Robo-Advisors Work?

How Do Robo-Advisors Work and What are Robo-Advisor Algorithms? Robo-advisors have stormed onto the investment scene as a way for all investors to participate in the wealth-building possibilities of the markets. Finally, get the answer – How do robo-advisors work? No longer do you need deep pockets to hire a financial advisor or  to invest in a professionally managed portfolio. From Betterment to Schwab or M1 Finance, the robo-advisory choices are vast. But, if you’re wondering “What is a robo-advisor and how do they work? read …

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Top Robo Advisor Posts – 2018

What Fintech Robo-Advisor Enthusiasts are Reading Now If you were looking for the Top Robo-Advisor Performance articles, I’m sorry to inform you that those articles have been removed from the site due to circumstances beyond our control. Please understand that robo-advisor performance is just one component of choosing a robo-advisor and top performers will change from year-to-year, based upon financial market trends. To help with your search for a robo-advisor please click on the link and sign up for our exclusive robo-advisor comparison chart. (unsubscribe …

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A stock market crash is a signal for robo advisor investors to stay put, or invest more.
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Why Did the Stock Market Crash and What Should Robo-Advisor Investors Do?

Stock Market Crash Advice for Robo-Advisor Investors “Largest intraday point drop in DOW history” CNBC.com February 5, 2018 the stock market crashed, following a dive on Friday. At the end of the day, all 2018 gains have been officially wiped out, according to CNBC. The S&P 500 fell 113.14 points for a -4.10% decline, with the Dow 30 dropping 1,175.28 points for a -4.61% loss. The NASDAQ, home to many tech companies, saw a 273.42 fall of -3.78% and the Russell 2000, more representative of …

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Robo-adviser or DIY - Find out why digital investing is better than DIY investing with mutual funds or ETFs
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Why Robo Advisors Are Better than DIY Investing with Mutual Funds (or ETFs)

Robo-Advisor or DIY – Why Robo-advisors are Better than DIY Investing with Mutual Funds (or ETFs) Investors sometimes question the need for investing with robo-advisors. After all, robo-advisors mostly invest in funds, particularly exchange traded funds (ETFs). Isn’t that something that you could do for yourself? It’s not exactly that simple. Robo-advisors are better than DIY investing with mutual funds or ETF’s, because they use algorithms to determine the precise mix of funds that are held in your portfolio. With these algorithms, you’re likely to …

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Top 11 Robo-Advisor Trends for the Future

Free Robo-Advisor Trends Report from Top Experts The robo-advisory field is upending the financial industry. Consumers benefit with low fees and low minimums for top-notch investment portfolios. You can get a professionally-managed investment portfolio for with no administrative fees at WiseBanyan and Schwab with their  Intelligent Portfolios. Wealthfront and Betterment aren’t far behind with management fees below 0.25%. The big investment houses -Vanguard, Schwab, TD Ameritrade and more – are jumping on the robo-advisor bandwagon as well. Not to be left behind, financial advisors are competing …

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Cons of Robo-Advisors - There are disadvantages as well as advantages of robo financial advisors.
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Disadvantages of Robo-Advisors and Robo Financial Advisors

What are the negatives of robo-advisors? Robo-advisors, sometimes called robo-financial advisors, are automated financial advisors that manage your investment dollars for the greatest returns with the least amount of risk. Some offer human financial access, others don’t. The various robo AI providers all offer their own twist to the service. What’s not to love? It sounds like the Holy Grail of Investing. After all, you’re busy, you’ve got some money to sock away for tomorrow. You don’t want to make mistakes when you invest. Why …

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