Vanguard Funds

Vanguard Index Funds from The Vanguard Group

The Vanguard Group offered the first index fund for retail investors.

Vanguard, an investment management firm headquartered in Malvern, PA, manages around $2 trillion in retail and institutional investors’ assets through ETFs, mutual funds and other financial services.

Founder John C. Bogle created the first ever index fund for retail investor and changed the game. Additionally, investors in Vanguard funds own the firm.

Vanguard funds have a killer combination working to their advantages — a passive index approach paired cheap prices, which have brought investors in and away from actively managed mutual funds.

Recent Articles

Vanguard Index Funds vs Vanguard ETFs

If you ever wondered which was a better choice between Vanguard index funds and their respective ETFs, that choice can be made clear by taking a closer look at the expense ratios and minimum initial investment amounts. More 

7 Best Vanguard Funds to Buy in Retirement

Retired investors of any stripe can meet any of their investment needs picking from this set of outstanding Vanguard funds. More 

Why Mutual Funds Are NOT Facing Extinction

There are many mutual funds and managers thriving in today's market. Take a look at this list to get a sense of the overall success of the industry More 

7 Best Mutual Funds to Buy for the Rest of 2016

Don't expect the rest of 2016 to be a picnic. The best mutual funds to buy from here on out will need to be hardy, defensive plays. More 

31 Index Funds That Are Robbing You Blind

We shine the light on 31 grossly overpriced index funds -- as well as 12 cheaper alternatives you can buy that will save you tens of thousands of dollars through retirement. More 

The 5 Best Vanguard Funds for Global Investment

If you're interested in building the most diverse and globally inclusive portfolio, these are the best Vanguard funds for the job. More 

7 Best Funds for a New Rollover IRA Portfolio

When you start up a rollover IRA, you have to build a portfolio from scratch. These are the best funds to buy to establish your bedrock. More 

The 10 Best Funds for Your 401k

The best funds for your 401k will typically be low-cost funds with good performance records. We highlight 10 of the best, as well as a few alternatives just in case. More