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Barry Northrop
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Barry Northrop
February 1, 2009 5:37 pm
I have subscibed off and on to this newsletter for the past five years. I initially subscribed because Vanguard was the first mutual fund family in which I invested substantially and I wanted more independent analysis, which this newsletter delivers. While the editor, Dan Weiner, is a dedicated fan of Vanguard for its many positive attributes (he is a big investor there), he does not hesitate to offer opinions that are critical of this Valley Forge, PA giant. He does so backed with well researched data to make his point. The monthly newsletter is generally 16 pages long and includes… Read more »
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pirgnori
May 24, 2010 7:55 am

Dan’s model portfolios are worth following and, if you stay with them, can fairly consistently make you money. He’s good at following up with sell advice, rather than leaving you guessing. I wish his Growth Index Model held a wider variety of index funds, including small caps and value. I’ve been a subscriber for several years.

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Searic
February 14, 2011 11:00 am
Finally giving in to the incessant junk email spammings by Weenie to join, I did so, one ofthe dopiest decisions (at least in retrospect) I’ve ever made. Contacting this jerk–at first for orientation to making use of his ludicrously confusing array of “services” and soon in a so-far unsuccessul attempt to exercise his promise that I could cancel my subscription at any time over the first six months and receive a full refund–has proven impossible. Even worse, my following just one strong of his forceful recommendations re: my Vanguard holdings, I have LOST money, as the fund he told me… Read more »
Claude
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Claude
May 29, 2012 1:35 am

I am far from an expert, but I decided to subscribe to this newsletter when I settled on doing my own investing. I like the Vanguard Funds, and generally speaking, I think Dan W knows his stuff. He knows way more than I do! I have to say, however, that on occasion, I have not followed his advice to sell and that mutual fund went up; or, in another case, I bought an alternate fund that he did not recommend and it has exceeded his recommended fund. But generally speaking, I like the newsletter.

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