Invest like a robot

When you pick and choose stocks, you’re making a bet that you know more than the sum total of human knowledge that is constantly being priced into the stock market. And there are big trading companies out there that take advantage of humans who do this.‎ ‎ One of my favorite examples is a story […]

What is the best index fund? Comparing US total market and S&P 500 index funds

I often get asked, “what is the best index fund?” And the answer is really “You’re kinda missing the point”. There aren’t really “good” or “bad” index funds. They all do the same thing and that’s the point. They follow the index they’re assigned to. And all the little details just don’t matter that much.‎ […]