Getting portfolio investing advice from the Bogleheads

One of the most popular features of the Bogleheads® forum, and of our closely affiliated Financial Wisdom Forum (Canada) and  Bogleheads® España foro (Spain) forums, is receiving portfolio investment advice. Membership in the forums is free – all one needs

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Episode 013: Bogleheads on Investing – guest Dr. Bill Bernstein, host Rick Ferri

  Dr. William (Bill) Bernstein is a medical doctor, author, investment advisor, and financial historian. His research is in the field of modern portfolio theory and economic history. Bill has published extensively on investing and finance. His first book, The

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Update: Vanguard brokerage commission expense (1994 – 2018)

Mutual funds that buy and sell stock incur costs on these transactions. These transaction costs are not included in a fund’s expense ratio. Transaction costs include brokerage commission expense, buy and sell spread costs, and market impact costs, Among these

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Episode 012: Bogleheads on Investing – guest Larry Swedroe, host Rick Ferri

  Larry Swedroe is a principal and Chief Research Officer of Buckingham Strategic Wealth, a 17 billion dollar wealth management company headquartered in St. Louis, MS. Since joining the firm in 1996, Larry Swedroe has spent his time, talent and energy

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South Florida Local Chapter meeting, July 14, 2019

The following guest post is courtesy of South Florida Local Chapter member Lazy Nihilist. We had our South Florida Bogleheads chapter meeting last Sunday at the Stirling Rd branch library in Hollywood, Florida. We were honored to have Taylor Larimore,

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RTP, NC Local Chapter meetings in 2019

The Research Triangle Park Bogleheads®, North Carolina Local Chapter held its first 2019 meeting. Bogleheads forum member Steve Thorpe recaps this meeting in this guest article. RTP, NC Chapter Meeting 11:00 AM Sat April 13, 2019 Roughly sixteen Bogleheads braved

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Episode 011: Bogleheads on Investing – guest Mel Lindauer, host Rick Ferri

Mel Lindauer, CFS, WMS, was dubbed “The Prince of the Bogleheads” by Jack Bogle. He’s one of Boglehead forum founders along with Taylor Larimore, and has contributed thousands of posts, helping investors learn the Boglehead way to invest. In 2010,

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Vanguard stock index fund turnover in 2018

  Vanguard’s suite of U.S. stock index funds are benchmarked to CRSP indexes. In addition, Vanguard offers sets of U.S. exchange-traded funds benchmarked to Russell and S&P indexes. In 2015 the CRSP index funds had lower turnover rates  in most style categories when compared to the Russell and S&P funds. This continues a trend established […]

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Episode 010: Bogleheads on Investing- guests Debbie Fuhr and Robin Powell- host Rick Ferri

Debbie Fuhr and Robin Powell are my guests on Episode 10. Our focus is on the global growth of index investing and ETFs. Debbie is the Managing Partner & Founder founder of ETFGI, the world’s leading independent research company. ETFGI

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Choosing an Asset Allocation Behavioral Aspects

Basic asset allocation is how much of your income/savings is invested in the stock market, bonds, and cash. Much has been written about selecting an asset allocation, and there are several questionnaires available to new investors to assist with deciding

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