Riley Adams, CPA

Riley Adams, CPA

Owner, Young and the Invested

Riley Adams, CPA, is originally from New Orleans but now lives in the San Francisco Bay Area, where he works as a senior financial analyst at Google. He also runs the personal finance site called Young and the Invested, a website dedicated to helping young adults invest, manage and plan their money with confidence. 

Website: https://youngandtheinvested.com

Email: riley@youngandtheinvested.com

Instagram: https://instagram.com/youngandtheinvested/

Facebook: https://facebook.com/youngandtheinvested/

When Online Investing Turns Deadly: Lessons from a Robinhood Trader’s Suicide
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When Online Investing Turns Deadly: Lessons from a Robinhood Trader’s Suicide

Gamification of financial apps can make investing fun, but unsophisticated investors can get in over their heads if they aren’t careful.
July 6, 2020
How to Spend Your Stimulus Check If You're Broke
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How to Spend Your Stimulus Check If You're Broke

Keeping food on the table and shelter over your head are important, especially during COVID-19. Using your stimulus check for necessities is smart and…
May 20, 2020
Filing My Taxes Early Cost Me My Stimulus Check
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Filing My Taxes Early Cost Me My Stimulus Check

"A smart person learns from [their own] mistakes, but a truly wise person learns from the mistakes of others." Here's one CPA's story of how doing the…
April 24, 2020
A CPA's Guide to the New Later Tax-Filing Deadline
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A CPA's Guide to the New Later Tax-Filing Deadline

Wondering how the July 15, 2020, extended tax-filing deadline affects you and how to make the most of it? Check out this FAQ with CPA Riley Adams.
March 30, 2020
Should You Do Your Own Taxes or Hire a Professional?
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Should You Do Your Own Taxes or Hire a Professional?

Are you a prime candidate to go it alone? Here are two types of people who should consider doing their own taxes, and two types who should probably ge…
January 30, 2020
The 4 Most Common Retirement Mistakes Millennials Make with Money
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The 4 Most Common Retirement Mistakes Millennials Make with Money

Luckily, there's plenty of time for you to recover from these all-too-common financial blunders.
November 29, 2019
A Surprising Way 2 Millennials Fast-Tracked Their Financial Progress
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A Surprising Way 2 Millennials Fast-Tracked Their Financial Progress

Why one frugal family decided that moving to one of the nation's most expensive cities was the best way for them to get ahead.
October 10, 2019
Millennials Want to Retire Too. Here's How.
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Millennials Want to Retire Too. Here's How.

Yes, millennials have special challenges, but there's a way. Here's some tough-love advice on money and life for millennials from a CPA who is also a …
September 10, 2019