“Data! Data! Data!” he cried impatiently. “I can’t make bricks without clay.” -Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, “The Adventure of the Copper Beeches”¹
As an investor, you shouldn’t need to play detective to identify the best investment vehicles. You should, however, … Read more
In 2008, the world’s most famous investor made a bet. Warren Buffett, also known as the Oracle of Omaha, wagered Protégé Partners that the returns generated by its hedge fund strategy would not outpace that of a low-cost index fund … Read more
In a prior blog post, I debunked the myth that millennials were staying out of the stock market. That was good, but I came up with a new head-scratcher. Retirees are maintaining high equity allocations throughout retirement, and the allocations … Read more
Today we’re expanding our investigation into ETF urban legends. No, it’s not true that there are spider eggs in your exchange-traded fund, but let’s look at two more urban legends that touch on taxes and trading.
ETFs are tax-free
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