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by Paul Romano
Wed Nov 28, 2018 12:26 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: New interview with Jack Bogle-Highly recommended
Replies: 4
Views: 1342

New interview with Jack Bogle-Highly recommended

"John Bogle: RIAs Are the Future; Trading Is Investors’ Enemy" https://www.thinkadvisor.com/2018/11/27/john-bogle-rias-are-the-future-trading-is-investor/?slreturn=20181028115340 Sounds like Jack is doing well and just had a pacemaker two weeks ago. A few excerpts from the interview. I recommend rea...
by Paul Romano
Tue Nov 13, 2018 3:32 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: GE Preferred Stock Looms Large for Vanguard and Pimco
Replies: 1
Views: 402

GE Preferred Stock Looms Large for Vanguard and Pimco

Bloomberg Article "GE Preferred Stock Looms Large for Vanguard and Pimco The asset managers big stakes in their short-term bond funds, of all places." It will be interesting to see what Vanguard Short Term IG closes at today. I cannot determine how much the fund holds in GE. https://www.bloomberg.co...
by Paul Romano
Fri Nov 09, 2018 12:00 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Vanguard closure last week
Replies: 21
Views: 4736

Re: Vanguard closure last week

The Philadelphia Inquirer had an article that featured the Bogleheads reaction to the outage. "Vanguard’s website goes dark over the weekend, prompting the Bogleheads to rage online" http://www2.philly.com/philly/business/bogleheads-vanguard-website-john-bogle-tim-buckley-fidelity-20181105.html Belo...
by Paul Romano
Sat Nov 03, 2018 11:18 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Vanguard website "unavailable during weekend of Nov 3"
Replies: 203
Views: 18452

Re: Vanguard website "unavailable during weekend of Nov 3"

by Broken Man 1999 » Sat Nov 03, 2018 10:33 am I just logged in. Balances of Vanguard accounts displayed. But I already knew what they were. Still nice to see everything was still there. I just logged on and am not seeing any balances. Message that they are currently unavailable. Also received a me...
by Paul Romano
Mon Oct 29, 2018 5:02 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Vanguard website "unavailable during weekend of Nov 3"
Replies: 203
Views: 18452

Re: Vanguard website "unavailable during weekend of Nov 3"

Post by LadyGeek » Sun Oct 28, 2018 10:22 am I only see the message when logged in. If they are going to disable logins, why not display the message on their publicly viewable pages? For example... "Client access will not be available from from 12:01 AM November 3 through 11:59 PM November 4th East...
by Paul Romano
Sun Oct 28, 2018 9:24 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Vanguard website "unavailable during weekend of Nov 3"
Replies: 203
Views: 18452

Re: Vanguard website "unavailable during weekend of Nov 3"

I find the Vanguard message about the upcoming web outage vague and concerning. When will the website be unavailable? What hours does the weekend of November 3, cover. Does it start Friday at 5 PM. Typically this type of messaging would state the planned hours that the website will not be available....
by Paul Romano
Wed Oct 10, 2018 10:13 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Vanguard website problems [Transactions won't go through, 500 error...]
Replies: 101
Views: 4903

Re: Vanguard website today

I tried purchasing ETFs using the app and could not.

Given an error message telling me to call to place trade.

My balances are also reflecting yesterday's prices.

Not a good thing- especially with the market down over 300 points.
by Paul Romano
Wed Oct 10, 2018 9:49 am
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: I just viewed my first Vanguard television commercial on CNN
Replies: 6
Views: 1141

I just viewed my first Vanguard television commercial on CNN

Watching CNN and I just viewed the first television commercial I have ever seen ran by Vanguard. I'm use to seeing commercials by Fidelity, Schwab and E*Trade New direction by Vanguard running tv commercials? It was a very vague commercial. It begins saying that Vanguard investors are all about numb...
by Paul Romano
Tue Sep 18, 2018 9:34 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: WSJ 9/12/18- Fidelity Doubles Down on Free Fund Strategy
Replies: 34
Views: 3726

Re: WSJ 9/12/18- Fidelity Doubles Down on Free Fund Strategy

Bloomberg writes the following: Fidelity Investments Chief Executive Officer Abigail Johnson said the firm’s decision to launch a series of no-fee mutual funds had a simple rationale: bring in new customers. “The objective was to lower the friction and get more people to try Fidelity,” Johnson said ...
by Paul Romano
Sun Sep 16, 2018 2:41 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: [Credit freezes and un-freezes are now free]
Replies: 58
Views: 2562

New York Times--NYTimes: Freezing Credit Will Now Be Free. Here’s Why You Should Go for It.

[Thread merged into here, see below. --admin LadyGeek] New York Times 9/16/18 Freezing Credit Will Now Be Free. Here’s Why You Should Go for It. https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/14/your-money/credit-freeze-free.html?smid=nytcore-ipad-share&smprod=nytcore-ipad "Consumers will soon be able to freeze t...
by Paul Romano
Wed Sep 12, 2018 8:21 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: WSJ 9/12/18- Fidelity Doubles Down on Free Fund Strategy
Replies: 34
Views: 3726

Re: WSJ 9/12/18- Fidelity Doubles Down on Free Fund Strategy

Link to Fidelity press release: Fidelity® Continues to Lead the Industry with Launch of Two Additional Zero Expense Ratio Mutual Funds First Two Fidelity ZERO Funds Grow to More than $1 Billion 09/12/2018 https://www.fidelity.com/about-fidelity/individual-investing/fidelity-continues-to-lead-the-ind...
by Paul Romano
Wed Sep 12, 2018 4:50 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: WSJ 9/12/18- Fidelity Doubles Down on Free Fund Strategy
Replies: 34
Views: 3726

WSJ 9/12/18- Fidelity Doubles Down on Free Fund Strategy

Fidelity Doubles Down on Free Fund Strategy WSJ 9/12/18 https://www.fidelity.com/about-fidelity/individual-investing/fidelity-continues-to-lead-the-industry-with-launch "Fidelity Investments is preparing to double its number of free index funds, raising the stakes in its push to lure new clients fro...
by Paul Romano
Tue Sep 11, 2018 10:16 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Barron's--Vanguard Is Losing Battles on Two Fronts in Fee Wars
Replies: 53
Views: 4825

Barron's--Vanguard Is Losing Battles on Two Fronts in Fee Wars

Vanguard Is Losing Battles on Two Fronts in Fee Wars Barron's https://www.barrons.com/articles/vanguard-is-losing-battles-on-two-fronts-in-fee-wars-1536663601 Vanguard is losing its crown as the king of low-cost index investing. Fidelity recently launched two index mutual funds with zero expense rat...
by Paul Romano
Thu Sep 06, 2018 8:32 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: September 6,2018-Vanguard Introduces Low-Cost Total World Bond ETF
Replies: 48
Views: 5752

September 6,2018-Vanguard Introduces Low-Cost Total World Bond ETF

Vanguard Introduces Low-Cost Total World Bond ETF 06 Sep 2018 Vanguard Introduces Low-Cost Total World Bond ETF VALLEY FORGE, PA (September 6, 2018) – Vanguard today launched Vanguard Total World Bond ETF (BNDW), the industry’s first U.S.-domiciled index ETF offering investors access to the global i...
by Paul Romano
Mon Aug 13, 2018 8:52 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [New Vanguard website layout starting Saturday, August 11]
Replies: 131
Views: 10142

Re: [New Vanguard website layout starting Saturday, August 11]

Post by LadyGeek » Sun Aug 12, 2018 8:53 pm MFInvestor wrote: ↑Sun Aug 12, 2018 6:19 pm It is difficult to comprehend how a company can initiate these changes over a weekend when they are closed. Software changes are always done on weekends or after business hours. If anything goes wrong, the impac...
by Paul Romano
Sun Aug 12, 2018 12:16 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [New Vanguard website layout starting Saturday, August 11]
Replies: 131
Views: 10142

Re: [New Vanguard website layout starting Saturday, August 11]

daveydoo wrote: ↑Sat Aug 11, 2018 12:54 pm am wrote: ↑Sat Aug 11, 2018 12:42 pm ...There is a notable absence of expense ratios... Not to sound paranoid but I think you're right. This is what I see, too, although I probably would not have noticed it (!). It was always sort of my "to-do" list when I...
by Paul Romano
Sun Aug 12, 2018 9:10 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [New Vanguard website layout starting Saturday, August 11]
Replies: 131
Views: 10142

Re: [New Vanguard website layout starting Saturday, August 11]

The expense ratios are no longer listed on the Balance and Holdings page. They have been moved and can be found by clicking on the Performance link on the Balance and Holding page. I own several non Vanguard ETFs. The expense ratios for the non Vanguard ETFs are now missing. They are blank. Under th...
by Paul Romano
Sat Aug 11, 2018 2:16 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [New Vanguard website layout starting Saturday, August 11]
Replies: 131
Views: 10142

Re: Anyone noticing Vanguard website changes today Saturday August 11

Thanks Lady Geek for merging duplicate thread. Somehow I submitted 2x in error.

Also missing with the new format is the expense ratio. Information I found useful.

I did not receive any notification regarding the changes.
by Paul Romano
Sat Aug 11, 2018 1:18 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [New Vanguard website layout starting Saturday, August 11]
Replies: 131
Views: 10142

Anyone noticing Vanguard website changes today Saturday August 11

[Thread merged into here, see below. --admin LadyGeek] I'm noticing changes for the first time when logging on today. Under Accounts and Balances my Vanguard Mutual Funds are no longer seperate from my stock and ETF holdings. They are all now mixed together. I liked the old view better. Seperate br...
by Paul Romano
Thu Aug 09, 2018 10:20 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Press Release--Vanguard Continues To Expand Active Fixed Income Offerings With Proposed Global Credit Bond Fund
Replies: 19
Views: 2284

Press Release--Vanguard Continues To Expand Active Fixed Income Offerings With Proposed Global Credit Bond Fund

https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/vanguard-continues-to-expand-active-fixed-income-offerings-with-proposed-global-credit-bond-fund-300694764.html Vanguard Continues To Expand Active Fixed Income Offerings With Proposed Global Credit Bond Fund "VALLEY FORGE, Pa., Aug. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- ...
by Paul Romano
Fri Jun 22, 2018 9:59 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Vanguard Prime Fund Yield reached 1.99% today
Replies: 18
Views: 3977

Re: Vanguard Prime Fund Yield reached 1.99% today

Checked on Vanguard Prime this morning and the SEC yield is now at 2.00% The Compound yield is 2.02%. by gd » Wed Jun 20, 2018 7:06 am Paul Romano wrote: ↑Tue Jun 19, 2018 8:59 pm Next stop 3% in xx/xx/201x Hm. Meaning interest rates will climb 50% within 1.5 years. Things probably work differently ...
by Paul Romano
Tue Jun 19, 2018 7:59 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Vanguard Prime Fund Yield reached 1.99% today
Replies: 18
Views: 3977

Vanguard Prime Fund Yield reached 1.99% today

Vanguard Prime Fund Yield reached 1.99% today The Compound Yield is 2.01% Quite an increase in yield from the 0.05% for 2015 and 0.01% in 2014. That's a current increase of 40x 2015 and 200x 2014. A $100,000 investment in Prime is now returning $2,000 annually versus $50 in 2015 and $10 in 2014. Nex...
by Paul Romano
Tue Jun 19, 2018 4:36 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: General Electric booted from Dow Jones Industrial Average
Replies: 53
Views: 7059

General Electric booted from Dow Jones Industrial Average

General Electric booted from Dow Jones Industrial Average https://www.marketwatch.com/story/general-electric-booted-from-dow-jones-industrial-average-2018-06-19 General Electric Co. GE, -1.39% is being removed from the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -1.15% and will be replaced by Walgreens Boots...
by Paul Romano
Mon Jun 11, 2018 9:47 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: WSJ-- Next Stop for Mutual-Fund Fees: Zero
Replies: 40
Views: 4599

WSJ-- Next Stop for Mutual-Fund Fees: Zero

WSJ- June 10 "Next Stop for Mutual-Fund Fees: Zero That could mean tens of thousands in extra savings for investors in retirement." https://www.wsj.com/articles/next-stop-for-mutual-fund-fees-zero-1528652532[url][/url] How much is a mutual-fund adviser’s advice really worth? How about nothing? Since...
by Paul Romano
Sun Apr 29, 2018 10:31 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Barron's article: "No Volatility Here: Cash Makes a Comeback"
Replies: 6
Views: 1289

Barron's article: "No Volatility Here: Cash Makes a Comeback"

"No Volatility Here: Cash Makes a Comeback" Barron's https://www.barrons.com/articles/no-volatility-here-cash-makes-a-comeback-1524864021 A few excerpts from the article: Rising interest rates are punishing bonds and causing stocks to teeter. But cash investments—a misnomer until recently—haven’t lo...
by Paul Romano
Fri Apr 27, 2018 11:41 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Falling ETF and mutual-fund fees saved investors $4 billion last year
Replies: 2
Views: 424

Falling ETF and mutual-fund fees saved investors $4 billion last year

"Falling ETF and mutual-fund fees saved investors $4 billion last year" MarketWatch https://www.marketwatch.com/story/falling-etf-and-mutual-fund-fees-saved-investors-4-billion-last-year-2018-04-26 Thank you Jack Bogle and Vanguard. A few snippets from the article "The race to zero” is saving invest...
by Paul Romano
Mon Apr 16, 2018 9:55 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Firstrade Makes a Splash With 700 Commission-Free ETFs (Including Vanguard!)
Replies: 12
Views: 2054

Firstrade Makes a Splash With 700 Commission-Free ETFs (Including Vanguard!)

Firstrade Makes a Splash With 700 Commission-Free ETFs (Including Vanguard!) April 15, 2018, 04:15:00 PM EDT By Jordan Wathen, Motley Fool https://www.nasdaq.com/article/firstrade-makes-a-splash-with-700-commission-free-etfs-including-vanguard-cm948090 " Firstrade Securities was one of the earliest ...
by Paul Romano
Sun Apr 08, 2018 2:36 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Bogle: Warren Buffett gave me a surprise shoutout at Berkshire meeting
Replies: 10
Views: 2202

Bogle: Warren Buffett gave me a surprise shoutout at Berkshire meeting

"Bogle: Warren Buffett gave me a surprise shoutout at Berkshire meeting" Nice read. A few excerpts though I suggest you use the link to read the entire piece. http://www.omaha.com/money/buffett/bogle-warren-buffett-gave-me-a-surprise-shoutout-at-berkshire/article_18003303-afd9-50a1-a4e8-a7a84bffe95b...
by Paul Romano
Sat Apr 07, 2018 10:34 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: ETFs’ Hidden Source of Return—Securities Lending
Replies: 2
Views: 649

ETFs’ Hidden Source of Return—Securities Lending

Interesting Barron's column today: ETFs’ Hidden Source of Return—Securities Lending https://www.barrons.com/articles/etfs-hidden-source-of-returnsecurities-lending-1523054918 A few excerpts from the article: Consider two ETFs tracking the same benchmark—the $1.3 billion Vanguard Russell 2000 (ticker...
by Paul Romano
Tue Mar 27, 2018 5:20 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [Vanguard sends out erroneous "not enough money in settlement fund" notice]
Replies: 94
Views: 7625

Re: Concerns with Vanguard

This is alarming. I just logged into my account for the first time today and my Federal Money Market is showing a balance of zero instead of $200,000. The cumulative value of all of my accounts is also off by $200,000. When I go to the Balances and Holdings page the $200,000 is listed. I then notice...
by Paul Romano
Tue Mar 27, 2018 5:18 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: [Vanguard sends out erroneous "not enough money in settlement fund" notice]
Replies: 94
Views: 7625

Re: Vanguard "system issue" 3/27/18 [erroneous "not enough money in settlement fund" notice]

This is alarming. I just logged into my account for the first time today and my Federal Money Market is showing a balance of zero instead of $200,000. The cumulative value of all of my accounts is also off by $200,000. When I go to the Balances and Holdings page the $200,000 is listed. I then notice...
by Paul Romano
Thu Mar 15, 2018 12:03 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Half of investors will own an ETF by 2020: BlackRock
Replies: 0
Views: 485

Half of investors will own an ETF by 2020: BlackRock

Half of investors will own an ETF by 2020: BlackRock https://www.marketwatch.com/story/half-of-investors-will-own-an-etf-by-2020-blackrock-2018-03-13 Exchange-traded funds, long one of the fastest-growing segments of Wall Street, could become the dominant investing vehicle in just a few years — not ...
by Paul Romano
Sat Mar 10, 2018 6:43 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Barron’s Best Fund Families-Vanguard ranked #1 for the 5&10 year periods
Replies: 1
Views: 593

Barron’s Best Fund Families-Vanguard ranked #1 for the 5&10 year periods

Barron’s Best Fund Families https://www.barrons.com/articles/barrons-best-fund-families-1520657747 For the second year in a row, Natixis Investment Managers topped the list for 2017 performance. While Natixis isn’t a household name for U.S. investors, some of its affiliates—including Oakmark Funds a...
by Paul Romano
Thu Mar 08, 2018 12:14 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Vanguard posts Estimated supplemental fund distributions
Replies: 0
Views: 464

Vanguard posts Estimated supplemental fund distributions

Estimated supplemental fund distributions Use link to view the actual distributions https://investornews.vanguard/estimated-supplemental-fund-distributions/ FUND NEWSMARCH 7, 2018 The Vanguard funds listed below earned taxable income and/or realized capital gains for their fiscal years ended Decembe...
by Paul Romano
Wed Mar 07, 2018 9:38 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Reuters-" Special Report: Fidelity puts 6 million savers on risky path to retirement"
Replies: 48
Views: 7306

Re: Reuters-" Special Report: Fidelity puts 6 million savers on risky path to retirement"

"Vanguard extends TDF dominance with 'unbelievable' growth Its target-date assets have grown by $270 billion since 2015" Investment News article: Vanguard extends TDF dominance with 'unbelievable' growth [link fixed by admin LadyGeek] Vanguard controlled $623 billion in total TDF assets at the end o...
by Paul Romano
Mon Mar 05, 2018 8:31 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Reuters-" Special Report: Fidelity puts 6 million savers on risky path to retirement"
Replies: 48
Views: 7306

Reuters-" Special Report: Fidelity puts 6 million savers on risky path to retirement"

Reuters article "Special Report: Fidelity puts 6 million savers on risky path to retirement" https://www.reuters.com/article/us-funds-fidelity-retirement-special-rep/special-report-fidelity-puts-6-million-savers-on-risky-path-to-retirement-idUSKBN1GH1SI BOSTON (Reuters) - For three years, the mutual...
by Paul Romano
Fri Mar 02, 2018 11:32 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: VALLEY FORGE, PA (March 2, 2018) — Vanguard today announced plans to change benchmarks for three sector funds and their
Replies: 1
Views: 1170

VALLEY FORGE, PA (March 2, 2018) — Vanguard today announced plans to change benchmarks for three sector funds and their

VALLEY FORGE, PA (March 2, 2018) — Vanguard today announced plans to change benchmarks for three sector funds and their corresponding ETF Shares: Vanguard Telecommunication Services Index Fund, Vanguard Consumer Discretionary Index Fund, and Vanguard Information Technology Index Fund. The changes w...
by Paul Romano
Sat Feb 17, 2018 1:48 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Barron's-The Latest Casualty in the ETF Fee War—Objective Advice-Mentions Vanguard ETFs and new TD policy
Replies: 11
Views: 1488

Barron's-The Latest Casualty in the ETF Fee War—Objective Advice-Mentions Vanguard ETFs and new TD policy

The Latest Casualty in the ETF Fee War—Objective Advice https://www.barrons.com/articles/the-latest-casualty-in-the-etf-fee-warobjective-advice-1518840543 From the article: The latest casualty happened last fall, when TD Ameritrade became the last of the major discount brokers to pick a side. TD has...
by Paul Romano
Fri Feb 16, 2018 11:45 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: MarketWatch article-Vanguard investors kept their cool during stock-market turmoil
Replies: 18
Views: 2082

MarketWatch article-Vanguard investors kept their cool during stock-market turmoil

Article on MarketWatch Vanguard investors kept their cool during stock-market turmoil 97% of Vanguard households did not trade in the recent correction, asset manager says https://www.marketwatch.com/story/vanguard-investors-kept-their-cool-during-stock-market-turmoil-2018-02-16 From the article: Ac...
by Paul Romano
Sat Feb 10, 2018 3:20 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Fidelity halts investor purchases of three VIX-focused ETFs
Replies: 12
Views: 1572

Fidelity halts investor purchases of three VIX-focused ETFs

Fidelity halts investor purchases of three VIX-focused ETFs Bloomberg article Interesting move by Fidelity. [*] https://www.seattletimes.com/business/fidelity-halts-investor-purchases-of-three-vix-focused-etfs/ From the article: The fund giant is halting customer purchases of three volatility-focuse...
by Paul Romano
Mon Feb 05, 2018 4:06 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Vanguard site is crashed now?
Replies: 188
Views: 18410

Re: Vanguard site is crashed now?

The iPad app isn't working and it directs you to use vanguard.com

That isn't working either.

Frustrating.
by Paul Romano
Sun Jan 28, 2018 3:05 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: WSJ: Wall Street to Vanguard: We’re Not Your Doormat [Fidelity charging some plans to hold Vanguard funds]
Replies: 63
Views: 11630

Re: Wall Street to Vanguard: We’re Not Your Doormat

As a long time Vanguard investor and supporter I can understand Fidelitys point of view. If you owned a grocery store would you stock and sell a vendors products if you could not earn a profit on them. Fidelity is asking to be compensated for selling Vanguards products. According to the article ther...
by Paul Romano
Sun Jan 28, 2018 12:51 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: What percentage to allocate stocks/bonds between retirement and non retirement account
Replies: 5
Views: 668

Re: What percentage to allocate stocks/bonds between retirement and non retirement account

I'm about 5 years away from retiring.

My 401k is administered by Vanguard so I have excellent investment options.

I have saved heavily using my 401k so 75% of my savings are in my 401k.

State taxes are mid range.

Hopes this helps DS Investor. Thank you for reviewing.
by Paul Romano
Sun Jan 28, 2018 12:32 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: What percentage to allocate stocks/bonds between retirement and non retirement account
Replies: 5
Views: 668

What percentage to allocate stocks/bonds between retirement and non retirement account

I'd like to have a 60% stock and 40% bond allocation. How should I divide this between my retirement and non retirement accounts to achieve an overall 60/40 ratio. I'm thinking that my retirement assets should contain a higher ratio of stocks as they are more likely to appreciate overtime and if the...
by Paul Romano
Thu Oct 05, 2017 6:17 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Cannot logon to Vanguard using iPad application
Replies: 10
Views: 769

Re: Cannot logon to Vanguard using iPad application

iPad App still not working. Getting error message to try again later.

Jebmke- When I say desktop I mean using a PC and going to VG.com

I almost always use the iPad application to logon to Vanguard. I prefer the display of information in this format.
by Paul Romano
Thu Oct 05, 2017 5:29 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Cannot logon to Vanguard using iPad application
Replies: 10
Views: 769

Cannot logon to Vanguard using iPad application

Cannot logon to Vanguard using iPad application.

Receive error message to try again later.

I used the regular desktop application and had no problems.

Tried the iPad application again and still receiving error message.

Anyone else having problems with iPad logon?
by Paul Romano
Mon Oct 02, 2017 2:57 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Why did the Vanguard Short Term Investment Grade dividend decline by 19% this month?
Replies: 2
Views: 763

Why did the Vanguard Short Term Investment Grade dividend decline by 19% this month?

I own Vanguard Short Term Investment Grade Admiral Shares (VFSUX) and was surprised (disappointed) when I viewed my statement online this morning. It appears that my dividend for the current monthly dividend payable on 10/2/2017 was 19% lower then the prior months payment that was payable on 9/1/201...
by Paul Romano
Fri Sep 22, 2017 6:15 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Reuters--"Mutual fund giant Vanguard says hack at SEC won't hurt clients"
Replies: 0
Views: 452

Reuters--"Mutual fund giant Vanguard says hack at SEC won't hurt clients"

Mutual fund giant Vanguard says hack at SEC won't hurt clients https://uk.reuters.com/article/sec-cyber-vanguard/mutual-fund-giant-vanguard-says-hack-at-sec-wont-hurt-clients-idUKL2N1M21IB Reuters: “The systems breach announced today by the SEC has no impact on our clients’ personal information,” Va...
by Paul Romano
Wed Sep 20, 2017 8:50 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Reuters article - Vanguard asks passive investors to pay attention for proxy vote
Replies: 6
Views: 1789

Reuters article - Vanguard asks passive investors to pay attention for proxy vote

Reuters Article https://www.reuters.com/article/us-vanguard-investors/vanguard-asks-passive-investors-to-pay-attention-for-proxy-vote-idUSKCN1BU2G9 Vanguard asks passive investors to pay attention for proxy vote BOSTON (Reuters) - Vanguard Group needs its hands-off investor base to pay attention A f...
by Paul Romano
Tue Aug 15, 2017 8:45 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: "Vanguard fund shareholders encouraged to vote as proxy campaign gets under way."
Replies: 89
Views: 28015

Re: "Vanguard fund shareholders encouraged to vote as proxy campaign gets under way."

If you own Vanguard ETFs are you eligible to vote in this proxy campaign. Everything on the Vanguard site seems to mention Vanguard Funds and not ETFs.