The Rocket Science Behind Retirement

I came across an article on CNN (though it could have been any major news/content outlet) about why you should increase your 401k contributions – which as far as personal finance advice goes, I’m all for.  It even suggested that you HAVE to at least match your employer contributions or you’re losing out on free money!…

Investing With Robinhood

Robinhood is an investing app that boasts free stock trades, low account minimums, and an easy to use interface.  I’ve been interested in getting in to dividend growth investing and individual stocks and have been using Robinhood for a couple weeks now to dip my toe in the water.

Before we start, here are some helpful links to things that may not be covered in this article, but are important to know before creating an account.