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The little book of common sense investing: [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: 9781427201461 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 1427201463 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 07 min.)) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Macmillan Audio : 2007.

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Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Thom Pinto.
Summary, etc.: John C. Bogle's The Little Book of Index Investing is a power-packed explanation of why outperforming the market is an investor illusion. Instead, the founder of The Vanguard Group recommends a simple, time-tested investment strategy that can deliver the greatest return to the greatest number of investors: indexing. 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.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Index mutual funds.
Mutual funds.

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