Vanguard Funds ETF #2 — Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF (VGSH)
Allocation: 10% of Portfolio
YTD Performance: 0%
Buffett recommends that 10% of his wife’s portfolio go to short-term government bonds. Vanguard Funds has an ETF that does exactly that.
The Vanguard Short-Term Government Bond ETF (VGSH) invests in investment-grade U.S. government bonds with average maturities between one and three years. The risk, on a scale of one to five, is one — meaning this Vanguard ETF is for conservative investors looking for stable share prices.
And with an expense ratio of 0.12% this ETF should give you peace of mind for your short-term needs.