Beyond expense ratios: The true value of indexing
Investors know that keeping costs low is a key component of investment success, and this is one of Vanguard’s core principles. But index funds are not a commodity. Evaluating products solely on their price can leave investors exposed to much greater costs. Across this four-part series, we aim to help investors understand why, when it comes to ETFs and Index funds, true value for investors is driven by scale, exposure, management and stewardship, and not just the price tag.