Do you remember life before smartphones? Probably not.
They’re used for almost everything these days. They order groceries, track workouts and pretty much answer all questions.
More importantly, mobile devices now help manage money. A large number of tech-savvy market-watchers have turned to low-cost digital investing products for help planting the seeds of their financial future. Today, many financial institutions and brokers offer a mobile app to make the process smooth, educational and sometimes fun.
The benefits of having a tool like this in your pocket are numerous, including quick, immediate, on-the-go access to information about your investments, and the control to make changes to your portfolio on your own.
Ready to jump in? Understanding how to get started with mobile investing — from defining your goals to placing your first trade — will increase your chances of success.