With the joyful frenzy of the holiday season now in full swing, the hunt for the perfect gift is on. But, not everyone is clamoring for a pile of presents under the tree. (more…)Data & Trends
A new TD Ameritrade survey of more than 1,000 Americans born between 1981 and 1997 reveals that the Millennial generation may have more in common with their depression-era counterparts than their Boomer parents or grandparents.Data & Trends
Parents of young aspiring athletes are not only their biggest fans and cheerleaders, but also their biggest financial boosters.
A recent TD Ameritrade Survey revealed that sports parents are so invested in helping their kids achieve athletic aspirations that they’re often calling a time out on their own financial goals.Data & Trends
Each fall, thousands of college students from across the U.S. battle it out to be the next thinkorswim Challenge champion.Expert Insights
The impact social media has on society is undeniable. In a lot of ways, it has completely changed the way people interact with each other. And that makes sense.Expert Insights
Running. Lifting weights. Visiting children’s hospitals. Even taking a ballet class. These are things many may imagine NFL players doing in the off season. Now there is a new activity to add to their agenda – Finance Camp.Our People
TD Ameritrade clients were net buyers of equities in September and the Investor Movement Index rose 4.37 percent to 5.49.Data & Trends
Most of us know that the key to delivering a superior client experience is knowing your client. Companies that have cracked the code on winning client experiences understand their clients’ needs, opportunities and challenges, and deliver experiences that are uniquely positioned to provide value.Our People
Hollywood celebrities like Angelina and Brad, or Johnny and Amber, aren’t alone. Divorce is a devastating life event that millions of Americans have experienced. The journey through divorce is not only emotionally charged but can be a financial setback for many.Why Do I Invest?
Any military member will tell you it’s an honor to serve and protect the homeland, but when they are deployed, or at their monthly drill, the stresses of civilian life are never too far from their minds. If you ask Sergeant Melissa Barrett, she will say a supportive employer and co-workers make that stress a little easier to handle.Our People
After a lifetime of frugality, 77-year-old University of New Hampshire librarian Robert Morin made headlines for amassing a $4 million fortune. A similar story played out in 2014 when Ronald Reed, who worked as a janitor and gas station attendant, died at the age of 92 with an estate valued at nearly $8 million.Why Do I Invest?
Within TD Ameritrade’s 100-plus branches spanning 33 states are dedicated Investment Consultants who spend each day working to help with the financial needs of clients and their families. These Investment Consultants provide advice and guidance in times of uncertainty, trying to soothe money related anxieties and help clients pursue their life goals and dreams.Our People
Most people understand that saving for retirement is something they should be doing. (more…)Expert Insights
TD Ameritrade clients were net sellers of equities in August and the Investor Movement Index rose 12.15 percent to 5.26, its largest ever single month increase.Data & Trends
From choosing the right sunscreen to making sure they eat enough vegetables, the day-to-day task of raising kids is a lot of work. Add in big things like choosing the right elementary school, and it gets even more complicated. And paying for college? That one’s big and looming.Expert Insights