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Investing

The benefit of buying below sticker price

I’ll admit it…I’m a bit of a pack rat. After working here for more than 30 years, I’ve accumulated and inherited a lot of stuff—articles, memos, brochures, newsletters, books, and VHS (but no 8-track) tapes. One of my prized possessions is the December 1949 Fortune magazine featuring the article “Big Money in Boston” that inspired Vanguard Founder John C. Bogle to pen his college thesis on the mutual fund industry.… Read more

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