• 5 smart money moves in your 40s
    finance
    Rick Newman22 hours ago

    5 smart money moves in your 40s

    The housing market is healthy again and you still have plenty of time to build equity—which you’ll need in retirement. A few years without car payments will free up money for your house, which is a better thing to spend it on. If your house doesn’t need anything, pump extra cash into your retirement

  • These 3 very different apps helped me actually save money
    finance
    Daniel Roberts2 days ago

    These 3 very different apps helped me actually save money

    Acorns has raised nearly $62 million in funding since it launched in 2012, and it is by far the best known of the three apps I used. The app works by rounding up your spare change (that is, the difference between a transaction total and the next whole dollar amount) and investing it in a portfolio of