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Does the iShares S&P 500 ETF (IVV) pay a decent ASX dividend?

This popular ETF might be worth more than its dividends...

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16% per annum: Is the iShares S&P 500 ETF (IVV) too good to turn down?

Here's my take on buying this high-flying index fund today.

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ETFs

Here's what makes the Vanguard US Total Market ETF (VTS) stand out from other index funds

This ETF offers something that no other ASX index fund does.

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3 Vanguard ASX ETFs that could create a complete investment portfolio

Here's how I think any ASX investor can build a complete portfolio with just three ETFs.

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ETFs

How does direct indexing compare to buying ASX ETFs

Do you like index investing, but want more say in which stocks you pick?

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Is the Vanguard Australian Shares ETF (VAS) just a big ASX bet on banks and miners?

Critics often point out that this ETF isn't diversified. Are they right?

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3 top ASX index funds to buy now

I think these index funds are well worth a look right now.

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If you own the Vanguard Australian Shares ETF (VAS), make sure you're doing this

This one mistake could cost ETF investors dearly.

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Should I buy the iShares S&P 500 ETF (IVV) at all-time highs or wait?

Does 'buy low, sell high' apply to index funds?

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Thinking about buying the Vanguard Australian Shares ETF (VAS)? Here's what you're really buying

An investment in this index fund could be VAS-tly more complicated than you'd think.

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Should I buy the Vanguard Australian Shares Index ETF (VAS) now or wait for an ASX dip?

Here's my take on VAS' current price.

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If I'd put $2k in the ASX 200 at the start of 2023, here's how much I'd have now!

Did index fund investing pay off last year?

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Is the Vanguard Australian Shares ETF (VAS) the best bottom-drawer investment?

How does this popular ETF measure up against other passive investments?

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Can the Vanguard Australian Shares Index ETF (VAS) reach $90 by Christmas?

Can this popular ETF give its investors a $90 Christmas present?

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What might leaving the ASX 100 mean for Harvey Norman shares?

Is losing your ASX 100 status a big deal?

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Does tracking 300 companies give the ASX Vanguard Australian Shares Index ETF (VAS) an edge over ASX 200 ETFs?

The VAS ETF is an index fund that tracks the largest 300 companies listed on the Australian share market.

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3 tips for picking the best ASX index funds

I discuss how to get the most out of your index funds.

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Is the ASX 200 the cheapest it's been in 12 years?

By one metric, the ASX 200 is at its cheapest level in a decade.

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Better investment: Vanguard Australian Shares ETF (VAS) or a term deposit?

Does an ASX index fund measure up in an era of high interest rates?

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If you'd invested $5,000 in the Vanguard Australian Shares Index ETF (VAS) after the COVID crash, here's much you'd have now

This popular ETF has boomed since the ravages of 2020.

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The cheapest index fund on the ASX revealed

We look at the ASX's cheapest index ETFs.

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ETFs

Does the fall in the Vanguard Australian Shares Index ETF share price make it a no-brainer buy?

Is this ETF always a good buy when its cheap?

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Is right now a massive buying opportunity for the Vanguard MSCI Index International Shares ETF (VGS)?

This popular ETF has lost a lot of value this week.

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I'd invest $20 a week the Warren Buffett way as I aim to build wealth

Warren Buffett says successful investing can be easy, even for a beginner.

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There's an ETF price war on the ASX right now. Here's what you need to know

Index fund investing on the ASX just got whole lot cheaper.

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I'd drip-feed $400 a month into ASX shares to try for a million

Shares will make you rich, all you need is time...

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ETFs

Vanguard Australian Shares Index ETF: Short-term pain for long-term gains

Is there ever a bad time to buy an index fund?

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Why did the Vanguard Australian Shares Index ETF lag the ASX 200 in January?

The Vanguard Australian Shares ETF choked in January. Or did it?

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Bears beware! ASX 200 recoups all of 2022's losses plus more in January

If you'd listened to the bears in 2022, you'd be crying today.

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ETFs

The Vanguard MSCI Index International Shares ETF lagged the market in January. Here's why?

Why did this international shares ETF lag the ASX 200 so dramatically?

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Does the Vanguard Australian Shares ETF's unique structure deliver better returns than the ASX 200?

Here's what makes Vanguard's Australian shares ETF different...

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5 reasons I'd consider buying the Vanguard Australian Shares Index ETF (VAS)

Want one reason to buy this popular ETF? I'll give you five...

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3 reasons to invest in the ASX 200 in 2023

Here's why everyone should consider investing in the ASX 200...

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Investing in ASX 200 shares could turn your $10,000 into $100,000. Here's how

You only need one thing to turn $10k into $100k with ASX shares...

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ETFs

Is the SPDR S&P/ASX 200 Fund (STW) an ETF?

Why doesn't the SPDR ASX 200 Fund have ETF in its name?

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Guess which gold share is being booted out of the ASX 200

This ASX 200 gold miner is getting the flick...

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Here are 10 years of ASX 200 historical returns

We run the numbers over the past decade on the ASX 200...

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ETFs

How does VGS stack up against other ASX index funds?

The Vanguard MSCI Index International Shares ETF is a popular choice among ASX investors.

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ASX 200 healthcare shares provided some pain relief today. Here's why

The healthcare sector ended Thursday as the best performer on the ASX.

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Is Vanguard's VAS the ASX's cheapest index fund?

Is VAS the cheapest ASX index ETF on the market? The answer might surprise you.

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