June 13, 2018

Acorns Enters Retirement Market with Acorns Later

It’s official: Acorns entered the $28.21 trillion retirement market with Acorns Later, which offers Roth, traditional and SEP IRA accounts under the Acorns investing model. The much-anticipated launch, which came at the end of April, follows Acorn’s acquisition of Portland-based retirement fintech firm Vault in November 2017. Acorns Later follows the formula of a standard […]

May 23, 2017

Around the Banking Industry: Aspiration

Do you ever wonder about the societal or environmental cost of purchasing a cup of coffee, a slice of pizza or even a new pair of shoes? Financial services startup, Aspiration, founded in 2013 now has an app for just that. While some  financial institutions have started to provide clients with a monthly breakdown of […]