The Wiki has a new look

In collaboration with our sister Canadian wiki, finiki, the Canadian financial wiki, we are launching both a new “look” and new Main Page. We follow Wikipedia for both software and policy. Wikipedia has announced a new look here and we are following likewise. Our new Main Page Our Main Page has undergone a major redesign … Read more

Taylor Larimore, the first inductee to the Bogleheads Hall of Fame

October 2022 marked the return of the annual Bogleheads Conference. The Conference was held from October 12-14, 2022 in Chicago, Illinois. The Conference, organized by the John C. Bogle Center for Financial Literacy, announced the creation of the Bogleheads Hall of Fame, and it’s very first inductee, Taylor Larimore. The announcement and encomiums to Taylor where … Read more

Sacramento Area Bogleheads video: Simple & Effective Balanced Lifetime Portfolios SABH Meeting #90

Presentation: “Simple & Effective Balanced Lifetime Portfolios” Speaker: Chris Pedersen is the Director of Research at The Merriman Financial Education Foundation and creator of the 2 Funds for Life investing approach which augments target-date funds with specific factor tilts. Chris is an engineer by training.

Bogleheads Chapter Series: Stoicism and Behavorial Finance

The NYC and San Antonio Bogleheads Chapters present a discussion on the empowering overlap and timeless practical tools found from both the ancient philosophy of Stoicism and modern Behavioral Finance. Topics include the connection between Stoicism and finance concepts to help us achieve our personal financial goals and peace of mind. Hosted by the New … Read more

Sacramento Area Bogleheads video: What If This Turns Out to Be a Terrible Time to Retire? SABH Meeting #87

Presentation: “What If This Turns Out to Be a Terrible Time to Retire?” Speaker: Christine Benz. Director of personal finance and retirement planning for Morningstar and senior columnist for, Christine Benz is a board member of the John C. Bogle Center for Financial Literacy.

Sacramento Area Bogleheads video: The Four-Letter Words of Investing: Navigating FEAR and RISK through Volatile Times

Presentation: “The Four-Letter Words of Investing”. Speaker: Chris Goslow. 10 Ways to ‘Stay the Course’ in Times of Volatility. Behavioral finance, long-term buy and hold thinking, and how to avoid the pitfalls of a risk-averse brain. You can find additional Sacramento videos at the Sacramento Area Bogleheads YouTube channel.

Sacramento Area Bogleheads video: The Education of an Index Investor ~ Philosophy, Strategy and Discipline

Presentation: “A Few Good Funds, The Genius of Simple Investing”. Speaker: Rick Ferri, CFA. Industry veteran and author Rick Ferri has embraced a low-fee Bogleheads philosophy for the past 25 years. Rick is the current president of the John C Bogle Center for Financial Literacy and CEO of Ferri Investment Solutions where he advises do-it-yourself … Read more

Bogleheads® Live Episode 03: Picking Index Funds

Bogleheads® Live Episode 03, podcast produced May 6, 2022. Podcast summary This Episode, a Twitter Spaces meeting held on March 31, 2022, is hosted by Jon Luskin with guest Rick Ferri. Rick Ferri, CFA, returns, discussing how to select the right index funds, the difference between investing philosophy and investing strategy, and answering audience questions … Read more

The Bogleheads Conference is Back in 2022!

(This blog post was originally published March 2, 2022. It has been updated to reflect that registration is now open.) The Bogle Center Board has made the following announcement in the Bogleheads forum: We are pleased to open registration for the new and expanded 2022 BOGLEHEADS ANNUAL CONFERENCE! October 12 – 14, 2022Oak Brooks Hills … Read more

Episode 045: Nick Gendron and Josh Barrickman on Total Bond Market Index Funds, host Rick Ferri

Podcast summary This episode features two guests who discuss total bond market investing. The first guest is Nick Gendron, Global Head of Fixed Income Index Product Management at Bloomberg. This is where the index originates. The second guest is Josh Barrickman, Principal, Senior Portfolio Manager, and Head of Fixed Income Indexing Americas. He and his … Read more