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Index Funds: The 12-Step Recovery Program for Active Investors

"Best comprehensive book I have ever read about index fund investing."

"With rich illustrations, artwork and numerous historical charts this book screams quality."

What's Your
Risk Capacity?

Answer just a few basic questions and you will learn which portfolio captures the right mix of stocks and bonds that is best suited for your risk capacity so you can stop speculating
and start investing.

Determine Your Risk Capacity

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Compare the past risk and return of your current investments to the IFA Individualized Index Portfolio recommended at the end of your Risk Capacity Survey, the S&P 500 Simulated Index,
or 20 other IFA indexes.
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The first step to avoiding emotion-driven investing is often just a matter of attaining higher investment knowledge. IFA has an extensive investor education program and a unique set of tools ready for you to explore.

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About Us

About Us

Index Fund Advisors, Inc. (IFA) is a fee-only advisory and wealth management firm that provides risk-appropriate, returns-optimized, globally-diversified and tax-managed investment strategies with a fiduciary standard of care.

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Index Portfolios

Index Portfolios

IFA offers 100 Index Portfolios, which are individualized and indexed. The Index Portfolios are allocated among three broad asset classes: fixed income (bonds), U.S. stocks and foreign stocks. The stocks are further divided by size and value (book-to-market ratio).


12 Steps

12 Steps

Written by IFA founder and president, Mark Hebner, Index Funds: The 12-Step Recovery Program for Active Investors (2013) reveals the potential land mines and pitfalls of active investing and educates readers on the benefits of passive investing with index funds.

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Calculating risk capacity is the first step to deciding which portfolio will generate optimal returns for each investor.

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