A groom who works in the financial services industry has launched a wedding registry website, weddingfutures.com, where couples can sign up to receive gifts of mutual funds and stocks through their bank or brokerage firm. The website charges 5% for every purchase.

At registration, couples select from one of five types of portfolio profiles: conservative, moderate, aggressive, green or socially responsible. “Our pre-created portfolio registries align with the couple’s risk tolerance, so even investment neophytes’ gifts align with the couple’s ‘financial décor,’” said Keaton Nguyen, founder of the website.

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