Allan Roth

Index Investor Corner

Schwab Vs. Simplicity Debate Rages On

Comparing a Schwab Robo Intelligent Portfolio with a simple second-grader portfolio highlights the importance of asset allocation decisions. 

Index Investor Corner

Simplicity Vs. Schwab’s Robo Portfolio

Is Schwab's Intelligent Portfolio smarter than a second-grader?

Index Investor Corner

Allan Roth: This Is My Brain On Bitcoin

Lessons from my financial high from buying bitcoin months ago.

Index Investor Corner

New Bernstein ETFs: Can’t Beat ’Em, Join ’Em

Why I love these two ETFs (but won’t be buying them).

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Perils Of Mixing ETF Fund Families

Similar indexes can provide different exposures due to methodology.

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4 Lessons From A Stock Bubble

A decade after the dust settled in the bubble of 2007, some lessons may still surprise you.

Index Investor Corner

Active Large Cap Hot Streak Doesn’t Add Up

Recent claims of active equity outperformance are overblown.

Index Investor Corner

5 Fictional ETF Home Runs

These imaginary funds created years ago are going against the herd and hot money.

Index Investor Corner

How A Small Foundation Trounced The Big Guys

The eventual conclusion of using the correct benchmarks.