The Vanguard Participant Experience has been working on a suite of “one-click” transactions to cut through complexity and stave off inertia. After all, Vanguard is selling savings, just like Amazon sells books.
Innovative elements in DC plan structures around the world are helping to ensure better retirement outcomes for employees, but no single structure today incorporates all of these elements.
Vanguard Chief Economist Joe Davis reviews his 2014 predictions and lists the year’s biggest surprises. He also questions investors’ continued appetite for aggressive asset locations in light of increasing valuations and risk.
A popular internet meme sheds light on how investment decisions play out for many investors and on some strategies for seeking better outcomes.
Enrollment rates are high, participants are investing wisely, but could retirement plans be doing more to help employees save?
Find out the retirement plan signs you should monitor in 2015—and how Vanguard Plan Effectiveness Index™ can help.
“Indexing is for ‘average’ investors” is a myth that plays to the fears of the human psyche. Vanguard investment analyst, Chris Philips, explains why indexing remains a far-from-average option across a range of asset classes and market environments.
Josh Barrickman, who manages Vanguard Total Bond Market Index Funds, explains the very human challenges of bond indexing.