ETFs vs Mutual Funds – Beginners Guide

ETFs vs Mutual Funds – Beginners Guide


ETFs Explained: Exchange Traded Funds are a pool of stocks that are managed by a single or multiple asset managers. ETFs are passively managed and usually have a lower maintenance fee than mutual funds.

ETFs are a somewhat new financial product and have grown in popularity because they can be liquidated anytime markets are opened.

Key Points

  • More liquidity
  • Lower fees vs mutual funds
  • Buy and sell like traditional stocks
  • Dividend reimbursements
  • Dividend reinvestments

Mutual Funds Explained:

Which is Better? ETFs vs Mutual Funds

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