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.

Vanguard LifeStrategy Target-Risk Mutual Funds

Vanguard's LifeStrategy target-risk mutual funds are so-called "funds of funds" that invest in four of Vanguard's low-cost index funds.

Vanguard Money Market Mutual Funds

Money market funds are ideal for short-term liquidity needs. Vanguard offers an outstanding selection of low-cost taxable and tax-exempt funds.

Vanguard Investment-Grade Bond ETFs

Investment-grade bonds offer a good mix of durability and yield. Here’s a look at the full suite of Vanguard investment-grade bond ETFs.

Vanguard Treasury Bond Funds

Vanguard Treasury bond funds are a smart fixed income choice for investors looking to hold government debt at a low cost.

The 7 Most Popular Vanguard Funds for 401k Plans

Vanguard funds are the most popular mutual funds for 401k plans. We highlight seven of the top choices for investors.

The 3 Best Mutual Funds for a January Correction

The Trump inauguration could trigger a 'sell-the-news' market correction, which would make these three mutual funds great buys.

5 Diversified Vanguard Funds Paying 4% or More

Vanguard's offerings don't usually attract much attention from income investors. But they should...

The 3 Best Vanguard Funds for a Prosperous Fourth Quarter

These are three of the best Vanguard funds for the fourth quarter of 2016, which will likely be challenging for investors.

The 3 Best Vanguard Funds for Dividend Lovers

Some of the best Vanguard funds kick off steady income, which makes them top choices for investors seeking dividends.

10 Best Mutual Funds for the Rest of 2016

The best mutual funds in 2016's second half will have to be able to navigate a brutal market environment. Consider these 10 funds up to the challenge.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

2 New Vanguard Funds for Dividend Hunters: VIHIX, VIAIX

If you're looking for dividends, you'll want to check out these brand new international Vanguard funds: (VIHIX) and (VIAIX).

3 Best Vanguard Funds for a Down Market

These are the three best Vanguard mutual funds for investors looking to reduce their risk in this wobbly, downtrending market.

The 7 Best Funds for the Most Frugal Investors

We researched mutual funds with the lowest expense ratios and found seven that are accessible to everyday investors.