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by andyesm
Sun Sep 27, 2020 10:48 pm
Forum: Non-US Investing
Topic: New to investing (Chile)
Replies: 24
Views: 2017

Re: New to investing (Chile)

Starting out may be tough. Brokers that cater to non-US investors don't want small accounts. When my wife and I started investing in the mid 1980s we had a heck of a time finding ANYBODY reasonable that would accept us. So we went with the unreasonable. We started at a local bank investing in their...
by andyesm
Wed Sep 23, 2020 1:25 pm
Forum: Non-US Investing
Topic: New to investing (Chile)
Replies: 24
Views: 2017

Re: New to investing (Chile)

Starting out may be tough. Brokers that cater to non-US investors don't want small accounts. When my wife and I started investing in the mid 1980s we had a heck of a time finding ANYBODY reasonable that would accept us. So we went with the unreasonable. We started at a local bank investing in their...
by andyesm
Sat Sep 19, 2020 7:19 am
Forum: Non-US Investing
Topic: New to investing (Chile)
Replies: 24
Views: 2017

Re: New to investing (Chile)

All these above options around VWRx and global bonds like AGGx - have a look at https://www.boglebot.com that covers all these options with some explanation. Feel free to post the results back here! Disclaimer: I am the author of that site Thanks glorat will do. I'm chilean and i'm investing in som...
by andyesm
Mon Sep 14, 2020 10:04 pm
Forum: Non-US Investing
Topic: New to investing (Chile)
Replies: 24
Views: 2017

Re: New to investing (Chile)

The summary is: [*]If you hold hedged assets outside your own country's currency, the ETF uses currency futures alongside your assets to 'hedge', so that your returns are again the 'asset returns'. The hedging removes the currency exchange rate component (for better or for worse).[/list] Thanks aga...
by andyesm
Mon Sep 14, 2020 1:00 pm
Forum: Non-US Investing
Topic: New to investing (Chile)
Replies: 24
Views: 2017

Re: New to investing (Chile)

You can choose either USD-hedged WB (AGUG) or non-hedged (AGGG). As a young accumulator you may prefer the accumulating versions. Thanks Ted and galeno for the replies. I was leaning towards accumulating versions already, so that leaves me with VWRA in my case, right?. Do you recommend the 80/20? o...
by andyesm
Fri Sep 11, 2020 6:47 pm
Forum: Non-US Investing
Topic: New to investing (Chile)
Replies: 24
Views: 2017

New to investing (Chile)

Hello everyone, I would appreciate a lot if you guys can help me and give me some guidelines with my investing’s. First some preliminary info to have in mind: Country of Residence: Chile (Latin America) International Lifestyle: I don't plan on leaving my country anytime soon but the chance on moving...