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Grow Your Cash Emergency Fund

You can stress less once you have cash in an emergency fund. Cash to cover surprises. Just starting your cash emergency fund can make you feel better. Then keep it going and growing toward your target amount.  Many advisors suggest it’s good to have an amount that covers key expenses…

Learn Why Dividend Growth ETFs are part of Wealth Builder Portfolios

You may see Dividend Growth ETFs in Beanstox Wealth Builder portfolios. Learn why they are included and how they can benefit you. Sign up for Beanstox Plus to get your personalized Wealth Builder Portfolio. 1. The Basics: What are dividends? Dividends are payments that companies make to their investors…

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You’ve heard it time and time again: investing is crucial to securing your financial future. But where do you start?

Invest Like a Pro: Own Hundreds of Stocks with Just $100!

We’re about to show you how Beanstox makes it possible for you to invest in the stock market, even if you’re starting with just $100!

Fighting Back Against Inflation

It’s not every day that bananas make headlines, but they did exactly that when Trader Joe’s recently announced a price increase of their popular fruit for the first time in over twenty years. The 4-cent jump, from 19 to 23 cents, caught the attention of more than just banana…

Invest to Build Wealth: Why Earlier is Easier

Your Path to a Million by 65 Waiting to invest is easy to do. You might think there’s plenty of time, or that you’ll have more money to invest later, but that’s a common trap. Fortunately, Beanstox makes it just as easy to start now! Consider this. Even if…

ETFs: What are they? Why do we use them to invest for clients?

At Beanstox, we simplify investing for you by carefully selecting from thousands of Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs), a type of investment option that is increasingly preferred by both large and small investors for their advantages in cost savings, tax efficiency, and potential diversification. Whether you’re interested in large company…

Investing: Where ‘Participation Trophies’ Spell Victory

In the competitive world of sports, ‘participation trophies’ – those awards given to all players, win or lose, spark a lively debate. Critics argue they reward minimal effort over real achievement. However, when it comes to investing, the idea of “just showing up” could reveal a winning strategy. Minimal…

Give Yourself a Raise: How to Earn Extra Income Beyond Your 9 to 5

Looking forward to a pay raise? Why wait? Give yourself one. Smart saving and investing could give you the extra income you’ve been hoping for, or at the very least, offer a new perspective on earning a little extra dough. Be Smart with Your Extra Cash Investing isn’t just…

Mastering Market Cycles: Three Beanstox Strategies for Smarter Investing

Investing can transform your life and set you on the path to financial freedom! It will also, inevitably, test your nerves. The past 50+ years, however, show that it’s much better to learn to tolerate the ups and downs of investing rather than reacting to them. The key to…

Stocks Hit New Highs: Now What?

Long-Term Trend Great news for investors – the S&P 500 stock index is once again back up and now at its highest point ever. Although stocks have gone up significantly reaching many new highs in the past 10, 20, 30 and 40 years, reaching new highs hasn’t happened in…