Personal Capital Launches Financial Service

Redwood City-based Personal Capital said this morning that it has launched its new, financial service which gives affluent American access to both web-based technology and financial advisors. The firm, which recently announced $25M in funding form Institutional Venture Partnres and Venrock, said it will offer a real-time financial dashboard for tracking money at banks and brokers, and a "hyper-personalized" wealth management service to help users manage their assets. The firm is headed by former Intuit CEO and Paypal CEO Bill Harris.