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How Wealthfront Offers $3M of FDIC Insurance
At Wealthfront, we work tirelessly to keep your savings safe. We know you’re saving for important life milestones and getting ready to invest, so it’s crucial that your money is well protected and available when you need it. That’s why our Cash Account offers up to $3 million in…
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Wealthfront Harvested $1.5 Billion in Losses To Lower Clients’ Taxes In 2022
Last year was challenging for financial markets. At Wealthfront, we know it can be gut-wrenching to watch the value of your investing account decline, even if it’s only temporary. However, if you were a Wealthfront client in 2022, all of that volatility had a significant silver lining in the form…
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Introducing Stock Investing at Wealthfront
Today, we’re thrilled to announce Wealthfront is expanding into stock investing to serve a broader set of our clients’ investing needs. Our Stock Investing Account has all of the features you’d expect from a stock trading app including fractional shares, zero commissions, and a $1 minimum. But it’s not…
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8 Ways to Get Ready to File Your 2022 Tax Return
Tax season is here and it’s time to start thinking about your 2022 tax return. Working on your taxes might seem intimidating, but it doesn’t have to be. Here are eight ways you can get ready for Tax Day, whether you’re working with an accountant or using tax preparation software…
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The High Cost of Low-Yield Accounts
Note: As of March 24, 2023, the Wealthfront Cash Account has a 4.30% APY. Read more about it here . Not all savings accounts and cash accounts are created equal. They can have big differences, like how much FDIC insurance they offer, what account fees they charge,…
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How Wealthfront Keeps Your Savings Safe
When you’re building your savings and managing your finances, it’s important to keep your money somewhere safe. Wealthfront is an exceptionally safe place to keep your savings — arguably much safer than other financial institutions. We know many of our clients are eager to understand the details, and we’re proud…
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