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Bond Basics 2: Are CDs Better Than Bonds?
 
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Sometimes CDs are better than bonds! Learn the rare advantage that small investors have over institutional investors in this episode. Visit http://www.FinancingLife.org for the transcript and learn what every investor should know about bonds and fixed-income securities. Don't forget to LIKE, COMMENT, and SUBSCRIBE for more videos like this! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=FinancingLife101 SUBSCRIBE TO OUR EMAIL LIST! http://financinglife.org/subscribing/ ABOUT US: We're a not-for-profit educational site to help YOU find and understand time-proven investing wisdom and to build an all-weather portfolio. This common sense investing philosophy is also known as the Bogleheads Investment Philosophy, endearingly named in honor of John C. Bogle, the champion of common sense investing.
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Bond Basics 1: What is a Money Market Fund?
 
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Should you choose a money market fund or a bond fund? Or perhaps dividend-paying stocks? Learn how each of these differ in this episode. Visit http://www.FinancingLife.org for the transcript and learn what every investor should know about bonds and fixed-income securities. Don't forget to LIKE, COMMENT, and SUBSCRIBE for more videos like this! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=FinancingLife101 SUBSCRIBE TO OUR EMAIL LIST! http://financinglife.org/subscribing/ ABOUT US: We're a not-for-profit educational site to help YOU find and understand time-proven investing wisdom and to build an all-weather portfolio. This common sense investing philosophy is also known as the Bogleheads Investment Philosophy, endearingly named in honor of John C. Bogle, the champion of common sense investing.
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Bond Basics 5: Bonds? Or A Bond Fund?
 
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Should you own individual bonds or a bond fund? Learn why the answer is easy in this episode. Visit http://www.FinancingLife.org for the transcript and learn what every investor should know about bonds and fixed-income securities. Don't forget to LIKE, COMMENT, and SUBSCRIBE for more videos like this! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=FinancingLife101 SUBSCRIBE TO OUR EMAIL LIST! http://financinglife.org/subscribing/ ABOUT US: We're a not-for-profit educational site to help YOU find and understand time-proven investing wisdom and to build an all-weather portfolio. This common sense investing philosophy is also known as the Bogleheads Investment Philosophy, endearingly named in honor of John C. Bogle, the champion of common sense investing.
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Investing Rule#1: Develop a Workable Plan  (common sense investing)
 
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All videos and book at http://financinglife.org . Start by thinking about what you need money for, and when. Take this first step towards creating a simple plan. Having it in writing will help give you discipline to be a good investor. This is part of ten short videos series that summarizes the common sense investment advice from John Bogle, which his followers endearingly call the Boglehead Investment Philosophy. It describes the best ways to invest money, and the best place to invest money. You'll learn how to choose mutual funds, why index funds are smart investments, and how to invest in bonds which should be a part of everyone's asset allocation.
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Investing Rule #8: Minimize taxes.  (How to use IRAs, Roth IRAs, 401(k)s, and more)
 
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http://www.financinglife.org Take full advantage of tax-advantaged accounts, then hold your bonds in your tax-deferred retirement account. This is part of ten short videos series that summarizes the common sense investment advice from John Bogle, which his followers endearingly call the Boglehead Investment Philosophy. It describes the best ways to invest money, and the best place to invest money. You'll learn how to choose mutual funds, why index funds are smart investments, and how to invest in bonds which should be a part of everyone's asset allocation.
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Investing Rule #7: Keep Costs Low  (common sense investing)
 
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http://www.financinglife.org Mutual Fund costs are a big reason that the average investor's return is much less than the total stock market average. Learn why. Learn how to tell a good fund from a poor one. This is part of ten short videos series that summarizes the common sense investment advice from John Bogle, which his followers endearingly call the Boglehead Investment Philosophy. It describes the best ways to invest money, and the best place to invest money. You'll learn how to choose mutual funds, why index funds are smart investments, and how to invest in bonds which should be a part of everyone's asset allocation.
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Investing Rule#4: Diversify! Diversify! Diversify!  (common sense investing)
 
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All videos and book at http://financinglife.org . It's not enough to own stocks of hundreds of companies. Learn about the "magical" benefits of poorly correlated investments. Many call this important concept "asset allocation". This is part of ten short videos series that summarizes the common sense investment advice from John Bogle, which his followers endearingly call the Boglehead Investment Philosophy. It describes the best ways to invest money, and the best place to invest money. You'll learn how to choose mutual funds, why index funds are smart investments, and how to invest in bonds which should be a part of everyone's asset allocation.
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Investing Rule #6: Use index funds when possible  (common sense investing)
 
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http://www.financinglife.org Minor Update 27june2011. Learn how to tell a good mutual fund from a bad one. What is an index fund? And why do they outperform in the long run? This is part of ten short videos series that summarizes the common sense investment advice from John Bogle, which his followers endearingly call the Boglehead Investment Philosophy. It describes the best ways to invest money, and the best place to invest money. You'll learn how to choose mutual funds, why index funds are smart investments, and how to invest in bonds which should be a part of everyone's asset allocation.
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Why Bother With Bonds 1: Stocks Are Risky
 
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Learn why bonds are a critical element when building all-weather portfolios—even during low interest rates. This is one of four episodes where Rick Van Ness answers a basic question that nags beginning investors: Why Bother With Bonds? THIS MAKES THE WORLD A BETTER PLACE: Please like, comment and subscribe: http://youtube.com/user/FinancingLife101 Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE for more videos like this! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=FinancingLife101 VISIT FINANCINGLIFE.org FOR MORE VIDEOS & TIPS http://www.FinancingLife.org SUBSCRIBE TO OUR EMAIL LIST! http://financinglife.org/subscribing/ ABOUT US: We're a not-for-profit educational site to help YOU find and understand time-proven investing wisdom and to build an all-weather portfolio. Does making these videos interactive make them more fun and meaningful? Let me know what you think with a comment below. Thanks!
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Bond Basics 4: What Is A Bond Ladder?
 
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Learn at least two very cool things about individual bonds and bond ladders in this episode. Visit http://www.FinancingLife.org for the transcript and learn what every investor should know about bonds and fixed-income securities. Don't forget to LIKE, COMMENT, and SUBSCRIBE for more videos like this! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=FinancingLife101 SUBSCRIBE TO OUR EMAIL LIST! http://financinglife.org/subscribing/ ABOUT US: We're a not-for-profit educational site to help YOU find and understand time-proven investing wisdom and to build an all-weather portfolio. This common sense investing philosophy is also known as the Bogleheads Investment Philosophy, endearingly named in honor of John C. Bogle, the champion of common sense investing.
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Investing Rule#5: Never try to time the market  (common sense investing)
 
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http://www.financinglife.org The vast majority of investors earn less than the market due to two common timing mistakes: buying yesterday's top performers, and letting your emotions cause you to attempt to predict the direction of the stock market. This is part of ten short videos series that summarizes the common sense investment advice from John Bogle, which his followers endearingly call the Boglehead Investment Philosophy. It describes the best ways to invest money, and the best place to invest money. You'll learn how to choose mutual funds, why index funds are smart investments, and how to invest in bonds which should be a part of everyone's asset allocation.
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Investing Rule #2: Invest Early and Often  (common sense investing)
 
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All videos and book at http://financinglife.org . This quick example illustrates the miracle of compound interest and the importance of starting to save early. This is part of ten short videos series that summarizes the common sense investment advice from John Bogle, which his followers endearingly call the Boglehead Investment Philosophy. It describes the best ways to invest money, and the best place to invest money. You'll learn how to choose mutual funds, why index funds are smart investments, and how to invest in bonds which should be a part of everyone's asset allocation.
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Financial Independence — 9 Steps — Achieve Financial Freedom Sooner
 
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Bond Basics 3: What Are Bonds?
 
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Bonds are simple interest-only loans. It's that simple! Learn what every investor should know about bonds and fixed-income securities. Visit http://www.FinancingLife.org for the transcript. Don't forget to LIKE, COMMENT, and SUBSCRIBE for more videos like this! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=FinancingLife101 SUBSCRIBE TO OUR EMAIL LIST! http://financinglife.org/subscribing/ ABOUT US: We're a not-for-profit educational site to help YOU find and understand time-proven investing wisdom and to build an all-weather portfolio. This common sense investing philosophy is also known as the Bogleheads Investment Philosophy, endearingly named in honor of John C. Bogle, the champion of common sense investing.
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Ten Rules for Financing Life - Introduction to John Bogle's common sense investing
 
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http://www.financinglife.org This is a free, not-for-profit, educational website to teach the basic investment principles that everyone should know. It describes the best ways to invest money, and the best place to invest money. You'll learn how to choose mutual funds, why index funds are smart investments, and how to invest in bonds which should be a part of everyone's asset allocation. Free Course: 9-Steps To Financial Independence http://FinancingLife.org/guide Subscribe to this YouTube channel: http://www.youtube.com/use/FinancingLife101?sub_confirmation=1
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Investing Rule#3: Never Bear Too Much or Too Little Risk  (common sense investing)
 
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All videos and book at http://financinglife.org . The ratio of stocks and bonds you own is your key lever that controls the overall risk (variability) of your investments. This is part of ten short videos series that summarizes the common sense investment advice from John Bogle, which his followers endearingly call the Boglehead Investment Philosophy. It describes the best ways to invest money, and the best place to invest money. You'll learn how to choose mutual funds, why index funds are smart investments, and how to invest in bonds which should be a part of everyone's asset allocation.
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Why Bother With Bonds 3: A Safe Bet
 
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Learn why bonds are a critical element when building all-weather portfolios—even during low interest rates. This is one of four episodes where Rick Van Ness answers a basic question that nags beginning investors: Why Bother With Bonds? THIS MAKES THE WORLD A BETTER PLACE: Please like, comment and subscribe: http://youtube.com/user/FinancingLife101 Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE for more videos like this! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=FinancingLife101 VISIT FINANCINGLIFE.org FOR MORE VIDEOS & TIPS http://www.FinancingLife.org SUBSCRIBE TO OUR EMAIL LIST! http://financinglife.org/subscribing/ ABOUT US: We're a not-for-profit educational site to help YOU find and understand time-proven investing wisdom and to build an all-weather portfolio. Does making these videos interactive make them more fun and meaningful? Let me know what you think with a comment below. Thanks!
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Extra: Start with a Sound Financial Lifestyle
 
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All videos and book at http://financinglife.org . If you haven't already, you should use the very first money you save to establish a sound financial lifestyle, before investing for your future. This is part of ten short videos series that summarizes the common sense investment advice from John Bogle, which his followers endearingly call the Boglehead Investment Philosophy. It describes the best ways to invest money, and the best place to invest money. You'll learn how to choose mutual funds, why index funds are smart investments, and how to invest in bonds which should be a part of everyone's asset allocation.
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Investing Rule #10: Stay the course  (common sense investing)
 
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http://www.financinglife.org Here's where it gets difficult for most of us -- in fact, very difficult. Intuitively, we understand the importance of sticking to our plan. Yet we're constantly receiving conflicting messages about how to be successful investors. This is part of ten short videos series that summarizes the common sense investment advice from John Bogle, which his followers endearingly call the Boglehead Investment Philosophy. It describes the best ways to invest money, and the best place to invest money. You'll learn how to choose mutual funds, why index funds are smart investments, and how to invest in bonds which should be a part of everyone's asset allocation.
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The ABCs of Investing Basics: Review 26 Tips on Investing For Beginners (common sense investing)
 
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http://FinancingLife.org ► Learn investing basics to achieve your dreams. This overview of investing for beginners is fun. Invest money with common sense. These ABC’s of common sense investing are sometimes embraced as the Boglehead Investment Philosophy. John C. Bogle is widely recognized as a lifelong champion of common sense investing. His many admirers call themselves Bogleheads®. They meet online in a public forum to learn from each other and teach others about this investment philosophy. Visit Bogleheads.org . This video was independently produced by Rick Van Ness as a fun way to entice new investors to learn about this topic. For more educational videos, subscribe to my YouTube channel: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=FinancingLife101 For email updates, subscribe to my free monthly newsletter: http://www.financinglife.org/subscribing/ For a transcript of this video, credits, and licensing info: http://www.FinancingLife.org/learn/common-sense-investing-rules/the-abcs/#transcript
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Book Review of "Think, Act, and Invest Like Warren Buffett"
 
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http://www.FinancingLife.org I make short videos to teach time-proven investing wisdom. This is a review of the book "Think, Act, and Invest Like Warren Buffett" by Larry E. Swedroe. I tell you three things I like about the book, and one I don't. Bottom line: I highly recommend reading this. http://amazon.com/dp/0071809953/?tag=financ0a-20 for book at Amazon.
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You Can Beat The Market. Here's How.
 
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Fun way to teach teens about stock market. My unexpected results.
 
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Do you want your kids to learn how to save and invest wisely? Well, they don’t teach this in schools. Here’s what I did with my teenagers and the unexpected outcome. http://FinancingLife.org Please share what you did, or what your parents did to help you become a smart investor.
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Extra: Eighth Wonder of the World (miracle of compound interest)
 
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All videos and book at http://financinglife.org . The miracle of compound interest is the key reason we need to start saving early and often. This concept is so amazing that many have called it the Eighth Wonder of the World. This video vividly demonstrates this by doubling a penny each day for a month. This is part of ten short videos series that summarizes the common sense investment advice from John Bogle, which his followers endearingly call the Boglehead Investment Philosophy. It describes the best ways to invest money, and the best place to invest money. You'll learn how to choose mutual funds, why index funds are smart investments, and how to invest in bonds which should be a part of everyone's asset allocation. http://www.financinglife.org/miracle-transcript.html .
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Are You On Track?  Here's a Simple Check.
 
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http://www.FinancingLife.org/Prudence/ is my article with this video. This is a video demonstration of a free, simple-to-use, online planning tool. It can be useful for working Americans of all ages who are beginning to think about their personal investment plans. My goal is to show how the best use of Monte Carlo simulators is to help with immediate planning decisions—not long-term precision and predictions. http://www.amazon.com/dp/0985800410 is my optional book alternative to my website videos.
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Interactive Video 1: How To Recognize a Superior Mutual Fund
 
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Quick fun interactive video is called Outfox-The-Box. Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE for more videos like this! And for video credits, and other resources: http://www.FinancingLife.org/outfox/ Here's a quick fun way to learn the importance of low-cost index funds, and why these funds prevail over actively-managed investments—simply because of cost. This interactive video starts with the simple game that Bill Schultheis invented and then goes on to some more challenges—teachable moments. Level 1: If only you had a crystal ball! Level 2: But you don't. Level 3: The choices as we usually perceive them: top performers, index fund, five-star fund Level 4: Winners Circle (where you have the option to view more related videos). Hopefully making it interactive will make the lessons more meaningful. Let me know what you think.
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Investing Rule #9: Keep it Simple  (common sense investing)
 
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http://www.financinglife.org All things being equal, choose the simple path. You'll increase your chance of success, and have more time to enjoy your life. See how to bring all these points together into a simple written plan. This is part of ten short videos series that summarizes the common sense investment advice from John Bogle, which his followers endearingly call the Boglehead Investment Philosophy. It describes the best ways to invest money, and the best place to invest money. You'll learn how to choose mutual funds, why index funds are smart investments, and how to invest in bonds which should be a part of everyone's asset allocation.
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Why Bother With Bonds 4: Attractive Diversifier
 
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Learn why bonds are a critical element when building all-weather portfolios—even during low interest rates. This is one of four episodes where Rick Van Ness answers a basic question that nags beginning investors: Why Bother With Bonds? THIS MAKES THE WORLD A BETTER PLACE: Please like, comment and subscribe: http://youtube.com/user/FinancingLife101 Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE for more videos like this! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=FinancingLife101 VISIT FINANCINGLIFE.org FOR MORE VIDEOS & TIPS http://www.FinancingLife.org SUBSCRIBE TO OUR EMAIL LIST! http://financinglife.org/subscribing/ ABOUT US: We're a not-for-profit educational site to help YOU find and understand time-proven investing wisdom and to build an all-weather portfolio. Does making these videos interactive make them more fun and meaningful? Let me know what you think with a comment below. Thanks!
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Why Bother With Bonds 2: Make Risk Palatable
 
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Learn why bonds are a critical element when building all-weather portfolios—even during low interest rates. This is one of four episodes where Rick Van Ness answers a basic question that nags beginning investors: Why Bother With Bonds? THIS MAKES THE WORLD A BETTER PLACE: Please like, comment and subscribe: http://youtube.com/user/FinancingLife101 Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE for more videos like this! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=FinancingLife101 VISIT FINANCINGLIFE.org FOR MORE VIDEOS & TIPS http://www.FinancingLife.org SUBSCRIBE TO OUR EMAIL LIST! http://financinglife.org/subscribing/ ABOUT US: We're a not-for-profit educational site to help YOU find and understand time-proven investing wisdom and to build an all-weather portfolio. Does making these videos interactive make them more fun and meaningful? Let me know what you think with a comment below. Thanks!
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Show Me The Numbers
 
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Interactive Video 11: How To Recognize a Superior Mutual Fund
 
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This is #11 of an INTERACTIVE VIDEO. To start at very beginning: http://youtu.be/WINf6yi4NJ4 Subscribe for more videos like this! Also, go to http://www.FinancingLife.org/outfox/ for discussion, video credits, and other resources.
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Beware The Marketing
 
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Rick Van Ness on virtual book tour for Why Bother With Bonds
 
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How I reduced website bounce rate plus website tour and testimonial
 
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http://FinancingLife.org has educational videos about common sense investing. I took a class at http://BYOBwebsite.com to make my website more friendly to first-time visitors. Please comment if you have suggestions for additional improvements.I also welcome comments about other topics you would like me to produce video tutorials about.
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Interactive Video 3: How To Recognize a Superior Mutual Fund
 
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This is #3 of an INTERACTIVE VIDEO. To start at very beginning: http://youtu.be/WINf6yi4NJ4 Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE for more videos like this! And for a summary transcript, video credits, and other resources: http://www.FinancingLife.org/outfox/
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Interactive Video 7: How To Recognize a Superior Mutual Fund
 
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This is #7 of an INTERACTIVE VIDEO. To start at very beginning: http://youtu.be/WINf6yi4NJ4 Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE for more videos like this! And for a summary transcript, video credits, and other resources: http://www.FinancingLife.org/outfox/
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Outfox 2b
 
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Interactive Video 8: How To Recognize a Superior Mutual Fund
 
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This is #8 of an INTERACTIVE VIDEO. To start at very beginning: http://youtu.be/WINf6yi4NJ4 Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE for more videos like this! And for a summary transcript, video credits, and other resources: http://www.FinancingLife.org/outfox/
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Interactive Video 6: How To Recognize a Superior Mutual Fund
 
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This is #6 of an INTERACTIVE VIDEO. To start at very beginning: http://youtu.be/WINf6yi4NJ4 Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE for more videos like this! And for a summary transcript, video credits, and other resources: http://www.FinancingLife.org/outfox/
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Interactive Video 5: How To Recognize a Superior Mutual Fund
 
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This is #5 of an INTERACTIVE VIDEO. To start at very beginning: http://youtu.be/WINf6yi4NJ4 Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE for more videos like this! And for a summary transcript, video credits, and other resources: http://www.FinancingLife.org/outfox/
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Interactive Video 4: How To Recognize a Superior Mutual Fund
 
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This is #4 of an INTERACTIVE VIDEO. To start at very beginning: http://youtu.be/WINf6yi4NJ4 Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE for more videos like this! And for a summary transcript, video credits, and other resources: http://www.FinancingLife.org/outfox/
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Interactive Video 9: How To Recognize a Superior Mutual Fund
 
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This is #9 of an INTERACTIVE VIDEO. To start at very beginning: http://youtu.be/WINf6yi4NJ4 Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE for more videos like this! And for a summary transcript, video credits, and other resources: http://www.FinancingLife.org/outfox/
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Interactive Video10: How To Recognize a Superior Mutual Fund
 
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This is #10 of an INTERACTIVE VIDEO. To start at very beginning: http://youtu.be/WINf6yi4NJ4 Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE for more videos like this! And for a summary transcript, video credits, and other resources: http://www.FinancingLife.org/outfox/
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