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    Getting to the Point of a Point

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    by Dimensional Fund Advisors — Wednesday, March 6, 2019

    A quick online search for “Dow rallies 500 points” yields a cascade of news stories with similar titles, as does a similar search for “Dow ...Read More

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    Deja Vu All Over Again

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    by Dimensional Fund Advisors — Tuesday, February 12, 2019

    Investment fads come and go. Letting short-term trends influence your approach may be counterproductive to pursuing your financial ...Read More

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    Fear, Greed and Knowledge

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    by Mark Hebner and Murray Coleman — Wednesday, April 8, 2020

    It might not seem intuitive, but this graph shows valuable discipline is when markets ...Read More

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    2019 Q4 Review [VIDEO]

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    by Murray Coleman — Tuesday, January 28, 2020

     In the final quarter of 2019, investors were reminded of the importance of understanding how markets really ...Read More

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    Tax Mistakes Reported by Politicians

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    by Murray Coleman — Tuesday, July 16, 2019

    The warnings about potential dangers of trying to file your own tax forms are well-documented. Indeed, we've explored at IFA Taxes many of the biggest blunders ...Read More

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    Q1 2020 Market Review [VIDEO]

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    by Murray Coleman — Tuesday, May 5, 2020

     In the first quarter of 2020, investors were reminded of the importance of understanding how markets really ...Read More

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    2020 Q2 Market Review [VIDEO]

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    by Murray Coleman — Wednesday, July 29, 2020

    Stocks staged a dramatic second quarter reversal, highlighting the need for investors to remain ...Read More

  • Dimensional Fund Advisors

    An Exceptional Value Premium

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    by Dimensional Fund Advisors — Friday, October 9, 2020

    It’s probably not news to most value investors that the value premium has struggled over the past decade. What might be news is just how extreme an ...Read More

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    2020 Q3 Market Review

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    by Murray Coleman — Tuesday, November 3, 2020

    IFA's stock and bond indexes kept gaining ground in the year's third quarter. Here's a breakdown of what took ...Read More

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    The Right Thing, Not the Easy Thing

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    by Dimensional Fund Advisors — Wednesday, November 25, 2020

    New entrants into the field of systematic investing must look for ways to differentiate themselves. Impressive backtested performance is one way to stand out. ...Read More