Using SigFig to Track Performa...

Jan 9, 2013 by

Upon upgrading my computer to Windows 8, I discovered the service SigFig, which enables people to easily keep track of their financial...

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Saving Money at Starbucks

Sep 8, 2012 by

Many personal finance authors tell people they could be a millionaire if they only skipped their daily Starbucks and somehow managed...

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Past performance is not indica...

Jan 30, 2012 by

E-mails from financial services companies often end with the tagline, “past performance is not indicative of future...

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Reconsidering the "Total ...

Jun 24, 2010 by

Despite all of the various people who have advocated investing in the “total market” ETF, I think that people should be...

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Holding On

Jul 10, 2008 by

The market is going for a wild ride, but I have decided to hold my positions. As I’ve created a portfolio that is relatively...

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Jack Bogle

Apr 25, 2008 by

On April 10th, Jack Bogle came to speak to the MIT Alumni Association of Delaware Valley. Mr. Bogle is famous for having founded...

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More suggestions on how to inv...

Nov 18, 2006 by

Suggestions that were relevant a few weeks ago may no longer be relevant today. The market changes over time, and one must not make...

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Exchange-Traded Funds: Your Pi...

Oct 31, 2006 by

After polling the readship of this blog, and people on mturk.com, I received several responses about which exchange-traded funds...

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