Winner of the Great Fee War: You

I used to be pretty strict in my pursuit of low-fees. How about .5%? - no, lower. .3%? no, lower. .06%? - ok, that'll do. After almost two decades with my ears pinned back, I recently took a look around to find out I can relax - the War over Fund Fees now appears over. DIY investors won.

August 2022 Portfolio Review

August was a tale of two halves: continued upward momentum from July in the first half of the month, then pivoting mid-August and sharply declining after the 26th. By month’s end: another terrible, bad, no good month for all portfolios. Stability continues to be the cleanest dirty shirt, though.