Are you saving to buy a home, take a long vacation, have a memorable wedding, or for some other major expense? If so, you know the challenges of planning to have the right amount of money safely accumulated to be available when you need it. A new article, Investing to Buy, shows how to invest over a period of a few years, in a manner that combines good safety with decent returns.
- Betterment gets the top rating, because of its sophisticated online apps and simple process.
- A good, low-cost strategy is also explained for Vanguard, though it requires a bit more effort.