Good reads from around the Web. A bit late with the links today. Blame BT broadband. It fell over in my house and made it impossible to load about nine out of ten of the websites I tried. Google, of course, remained accessible throughout. It’s tough as a cockroach. I’m sure we’ll be Google-ing cures […]

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There’s a gap. A gap that exists between the last page of the investing advice books and buying your first index tracker fund. Where are these fabled funds that lead to passive investing nirvana? How do you pull the trigger? “Just tell me how to buy index trackers, would you?!” Your wish, dear reader… I’m […]

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This article on when to buy insurance is from former hedge fund manager turned author Lars Kroijer, an occasional contributor to Monevator. His most recent book, Investing Demystified, makes the strong case for index funds. Most people buy far too much insurance. In this article I will explain why I believe you should only buy insurance […]

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