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by Dbonz
Mon Jul 03, 2017 9:46 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: ETF vs Mutual Fund (for an Index Fund)
Replies: 20
Views: 7604

Re: ETF vs Mutual Fund (for an Index Fund)

Guess I should have provided more info (I've been away from the computer for a while and just now noticed more responses). The account I am transferring is an IRA and is a little over $40,000 and was wanting to place it where I would have more control with lower fees. I have a larger amount with my ...
by Dbonz
Sun Jul 02, 2017 9:44 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: ETF vs Mutual Fund (for an Index Fund)
Replies: 20
Views: 7604

Re: ETF vs Mutual Fund (for an Index Fund)

Thanks for the excellent info livesoft & nisiprius. That helps!
by Dbonz
Sun Jul 02, 2017 12:21 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: ETF vs Mutual Fund (for an Index Fund)
Replies: 20
Views: 7604

ETF vs Mutual Fund (for an Index Fund)

I will be transferring an account to either Fidelity or Vanguard and place it in to a S&P 500 index fund. What it the difference between a mutual S&P 500 index fund and an ETF S&P 500 index fund?

What are the advantage/cons of each?

Thanks in advance.