Investing can be complicated and sometimes you just want to simplify your investing in a way that still gets you a good return while protecting you at the same time. The Idiot Proof Portfolio is a simple low-cost, low maintenance, easy to understand approach to investing. What you eventually decide to do is up to you, but sometimes keeping things simple is the best route for long-term investing success.
The fact is most people don’t need a complicated investment strategy. They either don’t have the capital, the know how, or time to make it worth while and they never will. Yet we continue to take on unnecessary investments because someone, somewhere stated that is how it’s done. The arguments usually contain terms like diversification, risk aversion, and cost control all things you’ll get with the Idiot Proof Portfolio.
What the Idiot Proof Portfolio provides is an easier way to understand, manage and invest your money. It’s not sexy or exciting. But it leads to low costs, simplified taxes, less paperwork, easier rebalancing, and just spending less time hassling over your investments. It won’t break any records but it will protect you in down markets and reward you in up markets, as long as you stick to it. Most importantly you’ll know why.
The Idiot Proof Portfolio
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