The Digital Breakthrough of Investing

It is evident that we live in an increasingly digitized world. Given the time spent engaging with technology, we have grown to rely on online services to manage our money.  Digital practices are an integral part of finance and the business world alike. Vontobel defines digital investing as “offering a comprehensive portfolio of investment solutions […]

FAFSA and Financial Literacy

The application for FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) is officially accessible on October 1st for the 2022-2023 academic year. FAFSA is a form that current and prospective students use to determine their eligibility for financial aid. 18 million students file for FAFSA annually. Federal aid is disbursed in two forms: federal student loans […]

Financial Literacy: Understanding Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency is dominating the world of finance. It’s a tech savvy way to invest that invites users to become experts. . Different forms of cryptocurrencies are gaining plenty of traction in mainstream popularity For unfamiliar users, it can be an off putting and overly technical concept.  In simplified terms, cryptocurrency is essentially a decentralized digital […]

What is ESG Investing?

ESG, standing for Environmental, Social and Governance evaluates the impacts of ethical investments in a firm. Environmental, social, and governance are three distinguished factors that fortify accountability in managing each firm’s carbon footprint. ESG is a rapidly growing sector in the financial world; distinguished for incorporating social responsibility to practice. As an ethical approach to […]