Investing Blog

Whether you’re hoping to retire comfortably or save for college, investing can help you reach your long-term financial goals faster. And it doesn’t have to be complicated. We’ll show you how and why to get started, simple strategies to reduce risk, and the best ways to protect your money from extra fees and taxes. 

Featured Articles

Roth IRA vs 401(k)? You May Not Have to Choose

One of the most common retirement questions I get asked is: Roth IRA or 401(k)? Although both are good options…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Aug 12, 2019
12 Things You Need to Know Before Investing in Stocks

A few days ago, our family was driving to a school event together. We were listening to a podcast over…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Sep 18, 2019
The Five Most Important Factors For Investment Success

If you’re new to investing, it’s pretty easy to feel overwhelmed. The factors of sound investment may seem complicated, but here’s…

Matt Becker
Aug 19, 2019

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The Only Investment Guide You’ll Ever Need: The Stock Market

I first picked up a ragged old copy of this book at a used book sale, but since then it…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
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The Only Investment Guide You’ll Ever Need: Minimal Risk

I first picked up a ragged old copy of this book at a used book sale, but since then it…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Mar 20, 2007
The Only Investment Guide You’ll Ever Need: Overview

I first picked up a ragged old copy of this book at a used book sale, but since then it…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Mar 19, 2007
Review: The Bogleheads’ Guide to Investing

As an investor with Vanguard and an occasional visitor to the Vanguard Diehards forum, I’ve been looking forward to reading…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Mar 17, 2007
Personal Finance 101: What Are Municipal Bonds?

Weighing the Pros and Cons of Municipal Bonds Recently, I received a lengthy email from a reader who had a…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Sep 4, 2014
The Bogleheads’ Guide to Investing: Buy or Don’t Buy?

As an investor with Vanguard and an occasional visitor to the Vanguard Diehards forum, I’ve been looking forward to reading…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
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