FZROX vs VTSAX: The hidden cost of Fidelity’s zero fee index funds

Fidelity famously declared victory in the expense ratio wars last year when they released four zero fee index funds: FZROX: Fidelity® ZERO Total Market Index Fund FNILX: Fidelity® ZERO Large Cap Index Fund FZIPX: Fidelity® ZERO Extended Market Index Fund FZILX: Fidelity® ZERO International Index Fund The exploding popularity of low fee index index funds […]

Seven reasons to put 100% of your portfolio in a target date index fund

I love target date index funds. I believe they’re your best bet to maximize long term wealth and almost every individual investor should put 100% of his or her equity portfolio in a single target date index fund. Seriously. What are target date index funds? They’re named after a target retirement year: A couple examples are […]