Sensible Links

Sensible Financial® provides links to these websites because we believe they contain information you may find useful. However, you should not construe any content on any of these sites as advice.

Investing

  • iShares ; detailed information on this very large family of exchange traded funds (ETFs). Barclay’s, the creator and manager of iShares, is the largest manager of indexed assets in the world.
  • Dimensional Fund Advisors ; detailed information on this passively invested family of funds with special expertise in value and small capitalization.
  • Vanguard ETF ; detailed information about this very efficient family of ETFs. Vanguard is the largest manager of publicly traded indexed assets in the world.

Financial Planning Resources

  • Social Security Administration ; you can find many of the arcana of Social Security here.
  • Medicare Part D ; learn about this important program, and select the most financially attractive Part D option for you.
  • A/PACT Series on issues of aging ; includes an unbiased perspective on alternatives for dealing with long term care (produced by the US FTC in cooperation with AARP).
  • AARP Reverse Mortgage ; unbiased information about this interesting new tool for turning some of your home equity into cash.
  • FiGuide ; Unbiased financial advice from fee-only financial planners. Brought to you by the National Association of Personal Financial Advisors.