FAQs

Here are some common questions about Vimvest.

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What does investing with Vimvest look like?
When you create a long-term (Investing) goal, your deposits will be automatically invested into a globally diversified portfolio (tiny fractions of literally thousands of companies)

We ask some questions while you're creating an initial goal. Those help us recommend a portfolio. We keep this simple by letting you decide how much risk you would or wouldn't like to take. Once you select, everything is on autopilot from there.

We will soon have individual stocks available as well!
What does saving with Vimvest look like?
Creating short-term (saving) goals is as easy as choosing a goal, personalizing it a bit, setting some targets, and you're off and running.
Does Vimvest take any money from donations?
No. Currently Vimvest covers any added fees to donate. Therefore, 100% of your donation goes to the intended charity.
Is my money safe with Vimvest?
Vimvest is an investment adviser registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The SEC is a federal agency that regulates the financial securities market, including exchanges, brokerage firms, and investment funds.

The SEC requires financial services companies including Vimvest to act in the best interests of their customers. It is required that we provide customers with clear information about potential investments and comply with the federal regulations set forth by the SEC. The SEC also guards against fraud and deception by financial services firms.
Why is my personal information needed?
Vimvest is regulated by the SEC, and protecting your identity is a vitally important part of that. Your SSN, as well as other information, is used to ensure you are who you say you are. Our identity verification process works to protect you and others from fraudulent behavior.