At TD Ameritrade, we believe knowledge is your best asset. Which is why we offer videos, articles, and more to help you on your journey to become an even smarter investor. In celebration of Financial Literacy Month, check out a few of our personal finance resources. Open an account and gain access to even more content, and a personalized experience curated just for you.
Video | Learn about the principles that can impact your finances in a major way.
Building saving and budgeting strategies? We have the actionable tools and tips to help get you there.
Video | What should be your top priority when saving money? This step-by-step savings strategy can help guide your savings goals.
Learn how to improve your credit score and implement strategies to reduce your debt.
Article | Learn to be smart about debt by reducing high-interest loans while borrowing to invest in your future.
Article | Each option has its pros and cons, and it’s important to understand them in the context of your savings goals.
Video | Learn how homeownership stacks up against other investment types.
Saving for college can be stressful, we’ll help you learn how to alleviate the costs of higher education, by investing in college saving plans and reducing student loan debt.
Video | Education can be one of the best investments you make—but also one of the most costly. Learn how to evaluate the true cost of higher education.
Article | What are 529 and Coverdell plans and what’s the right one for your family?
If taxes seem daunting, we can help make the process more transparent and clear. Understand income taxes and how to help your portfolio grow faster with tax-efficient investing.
Video| Will a raise push you into a higher tax bracket? We’ll dispel some common myths and explain how income taxes actually work.
Whether you're still working or retired, prioritize your financial well-being by maximizing insurance benefits and
understanding your investment choices.
Article | Between health care, life insurance, and retirement plans, there are a lot of important decisions to make to maximize your benefits.
Learn about the importance of estate planning, how to smoothly transfer a family's knowledge, and the process of naming your beneficiaries.
Article | Think only rich people need to worry about their estate? How to avoid leaving behind a long, expensive hassle for your family.
Article | If you don’t decide how to distribute your assets, the state will do it for you, and the outcome may not be what you intended.
When it comes to investing, it’s all about balancing your returns and risk. Our resources are designed to help you pursue your goals.
Video | Investing doesn’t have to be intimidating. With these five rules, you’ll be able to start building a long-term portfolio.
Article | Everyone wants to see their money grow, but it’s important to figure out what investments best match your goals and tolerance for risk.
From today’s traders to tomorrow’s investors, we’re committed to helping everyone make smarter financial decisions. That’s why we’ve collaborated with National 4-H Council to develop research-backed financial literacy resources to teach kids aged 8 to 13 the foundational planning skills and behaviors needed to prosper in life.
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