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26 Post author: ColbyDavis 15 September 2014 02:36AM

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Comment author: Rain 15 September 2014 03:19:06AM -2 points [-]

tl;dr: buy Index Funds, like the Vanguard Total Stock Market Index, because money can be turned into a great many utilons after holding it for a long time.

Comment author: ChristianKl 15 September 2014 12:22:38PM 3 points [-]

Actually the post says: Don't buy index funds because the efficient market hypothesis isn't true.

Comment author: malo 15 September 2014 06:53:00PM 7 points [-]

Slight nitpick. It's actually saying, you can do better than just buying index funds, not that you shouldn't buy them.

Comment author: Viliam_Bur 15 September 2014 12:20:30PM 2 points [-]

That's the first 1/3 of the article.