M1 Finance makes investing as easy as managing a savings account. Simply pick your investments and deposit money. M1 automatically invests your money in your customized plan.
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The Best Finance Apps You Should Try in 2017An average of about 90 percent of all our mobile media time goes toward using apps, according to the 2016 U.S. Mobile App Report from comScore.com. Such is the power of these bite-sized programs, which can do everything from guiding us across miles of unfamiliar interstate to helping us catch Pokemon.
M1 Finance - The First Sexy Robo-Advisor? - Stock StreetWhen I was a broke college student, I had fantasies of being a sexy investment guru. Mind you, this was way back when Justin Timberlake's "Sexy Back" was blasting through the radio. (See how I weaved "Sexy Back" into a review about M1 Finance being sexy?)
M1 Finance Betting Millennial Investors Want Fingertip Control Of PortfoliosChicago-based M1 Finance is betting millennial investors will flock to their simple platform, which allows users to manage investments, and even pick individual stocks, without per-trade fees. M1 is targeting people who want more control than passive investors, but don't need full-service platforms.
I put $600 into a roboadviser invented by a 25-year old Stanford grad and I'm beating the market - so farDo-it-yourself investing can be scary for a lot of people, especially young wanna-be investors. The financial markets are complicated and so most people prefer to give their money to someone else to manage. When Brian Barnes graduated from Stanford in 2012, he had a hard time finding a tool with which he could invest in the stock market on his own.