10-22-2013 02:35 PM
When it comes to choosing your investments, finding the right solution just got easier with a redesigned homepage on usaa.com
The new page provides free financial advice based on your individual investment needs and experience. Regardless of whether you are looking to invest for a specific goal or if you already know what type of investment you want, the redesigned investments homepage simplifies your search. It's a one-stop-shop for USAA's investment advice and is here to take the guesswork out of planning and saving for important financial milestones.
The redesigned functionality allows investors to:
- Use investment advice tools and calculators that will provide recommendations based on investors’ timeframe, tolerance for risk, and investment goals to help them invest for retirement and higher education, or to establish an emergency fund.
- Learn about the latest in market moves through recent market commentary from USAA’s team of professional portfolio managers.
- Access leading-third party research reports from companies like Morningstar®, Argus® and Standard & Poor’s® to help make sound investment decisions.
- Quiz yourself through a classroom learning tool to test your knowledge.
Investors who know what they want can use the new investments homepage to access USAA’s suite of investment products with simplified navigation. Investors can access mutual funds, brokerage accounts, USAA funds, non-USAA funds, ETFs or CDs in one click to help them find the investment that interests them.
"Investors can now access USAA's investment advice and expertise in one location," said Brooks Englehardt, vice president, USAA Investments. "The new investments homepage is about making it easier and faster to access the soulutions and education investors need to plan a secure financial future."
Go to usaa.com/investmentsand start your plan today.
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Investments provided by USAA Investment Management Company and USAA Financial Advisors Inc., both registered broker dealers.
Brokerage services are provided by USAA Investment Management Company. (USAA), a registered broker dealer, Member, Securities Investors Protection CorporationSecurities Investors Protection Corporation (SIPC).
Morningstar® is an independent service that rates mutual funds and other types of investments. For each fund with at least a three-year history, Morningstar calculates a Morningstar Rating™ based on a Morningstar Risk-Adjusted Return measure that accounts for variation in a fund's monthly performance (including the effects of sales charges, loads and redemption fees), placing more emphasis on downward variations and rewarding consistent performance.
The S&P 500 Index is a well-known stock market index that includes common stocks of 500 companies from several industrial sectors representing a significant portion of the market value of all stocks publicly traded in the United States. Most of these stocks are listed on the New York Stock Exchange.
Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) are subject to risks similar to those of stocks. Investment returns may fluctuate and are subject to market volatility, so that an investor's shares, when redeemed or sold, may be worth more or less than their original cost.