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The little book of common sense investing [electronic resource] : [the only way to guarantee your fair share of market returns] / John C. Bogle.

Bogle, John C. (Author). Pinto, Thom. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780792747321 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 0792747321 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
  • Publisher: [North Kingstown, R.I.] : BBC Audiobooks America, 2007.

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General Note: "Sound library."
Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Duration: 5:07:02.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Thom Pinto.
Summary, etc.: A power-packed explanation of why outperforming the market is an investor illusion. Instead, the man who has been called the conscience of the investment industry recommends a simple, time-tested investment strategy--indexing--that can deliver the greatest return to the greatest number of investors. Why? Investing is a zero sum game where transaction costs, taxes, poor investment diversification, and poor market-timing (an affliction for most investors) hurts your portfolio more than it helps. Indexing eliminates that hurt. Bottom-line, if you can't be an index, why not invest in one. And you'll be all the happier and richer for it.
Target Audience Note: Age group: Adult.
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 73543 KB).
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Index mutual funds.
Mutual funds.
Genre: Audiobooks.

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