Today Troy continues with the investing for beginners series. And now he will talk about what are ETF's.
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Low volatility funds are a recent, popular addition to the ETF space. But is a low volatility ETF actually worth it? Or is there a better alternative?
If you are looking for an instant diversification as you work to grow your wealth, a mutual fund (or an ETF) can be a good way to proceed.
Index mutual funds > ETFs
Since the markets are down 10% since March, it might be a good idea to pick up some shares while you can and rebalance your portfolio (and not do your annual contribution of shares to your ETF Portfolio in March like I did!)
Two of the biggest arguments against mutual funds are high costs and poor performance. When your mutual fund starts under performing and increasing costs, instead of finding another mutual fund money sink, build your own.
o why spend dozens of hours of my life putting together an eBook on ETF investing – and then give it away? Purely out of the goodness of my heart of course :) No, in all seriousness, a large part of the motivation to do this eBook was the fact that I want to offer great value to the readers of My University Money and keep them coming back for more.